arteriosclerosis obliterans

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a stage of arteriosclerosis involving closure of blood vessels

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In Japan, the two companies are currently conducting phase II clinical studies of NM-702 for the treatment of intermittent claudication caused by arteriosclerosis obliterans and lumber spinal canal stenosis as well as bronchial asthma.
Japan has several hundred thousand patients with arteriosclerosis obliterans, and serious cases can require the amputation of patients' legs.
The team has confirmed that 80 percent of patients with severe cases of arteriosclerosis obliterans who would otherwise have had to have their legs amputated were spared such operations.