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intermittent vascular claudication

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A symptom complex characterized by pain and weakness in SKELETAL MUSCLE group associated with exercise, such as leg pain and weakness brought on by walking. Such muscle limpness disappears after a brief rest and is often relates to arterial STENOSIS; muscle ISCHEMIA; and accumulation of LACTATE.

Synonyms: Intermittent Claudication, Claudication, Intermittent

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SNOMEDCT:63491006

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Claudication, Intermittent[accessedResource: MSH:D007383][accessDate: 05-04-2011], Intermittent Claudication[accessedResource: MSH:D007383][accessDate: 05-04-2011], A symptom complex characterized by pain and weakness in SKELETAL MUSCLE group associated with exercise, such as leg pain and weakness brought on by walking. Such muscle limpness disappears after a brief rest and is often relates to arterial STENOSIS; muscle ISCHEMIA; and accumulation of LACTATE.[accessedResource: MSH:D007383][accessDate: 05-04-2011]

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Tomasz Adamusiak

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