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What does TAO stand for?

TAO stands for Thromboangiitis Obliterans

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A notation is that it also acts against such vascular diseases as thromboangiitis obliterans, or Buerger's disease, and perhaps against arteriosclerosis--a potential option against angioplasty or heart bypass surgery.
3,4) Thromboangiitis obliterans is a nonathero-sclerotic, segmental, inflammatory disease that affects the veins, nerves, and small- and medium-sized arteries of the distal lower and upper extremities.
[82] Thromboangiitis Obliterans Thromboangiitis obli terans (Buerger's disease) (Fig 3) is an obstructive vascular disease caused by segmental inflammatory and proliferative lesions of the tunica media of small arteries and weins.