U.S. flag

An official website of the United States government

Format

Send to:

Choose Destination

Disorder of cardiovascular system

MedGen UID:
2848
Concept ID:
C0007222
Disease or Syndrome
Synonyms: Cardiovascular disease; Cardiovascular Disease Risk Factor (Angiotensin Converting Enzyme (ACE)); Cardiovascular Disease Risk Factor (Angiotensin II Receptor, Type 1); Cardiovascular Disease Risk Factor (Angiotensinogen); Cardiovascular Disease Risk Factor (Apolipoprotein E); Cardiovascular Diseases; Cardiovascular disorder
SNOMED CT: Disorder of cardiovascular system (49601007); CVD - cardiovascular disease (49601007); CVS disease - cardiovascular system disease (49601007); Cardiovascular system disease (49601007); Cardiovascular disorder (49601007); Cardiovascular disease (49601007)
 
Gene (location): ACE (17q23.3)
 
Monarch Initiative: MONDO:0004995

Definition

A non-neoplastic or neoplastic disorder affecting the heart or the vessels (arteries, veins and lymph vessels). Representative examples of non-neoplastic cardiovascular disorders are endocarditis and hypertension. Representative examples of neoplastic cardiovascular disorders are endocardial myxoma and angiosarcoma. [from NCI]

Term Hierarchy

CClinical test,  RResearch test,  OOMIM,  GGeneReviews,  VClinVar  

Professional guidelines

PubMed

Garcia-Pavia P, Rapezzi C, Adler Y, Arad M, Basso C, Brucato A, Burazor I, Caforio ALP, Damy T, Eriksson U, Fontana M, Gillmore JD, Gonzalez-Lopez E, Grogan M, Heymans S, Imazio M, Kindermann I, Kristen AV, Maurer MS, Merlini G, Pantazis A, Pankuweit S, Rigopoulos AG, Linhart A
Eur Heart J 2021 Apr 21;42(16):1554-1568. doi: 10.1093/eurheartj/ehab072. PMID: 33825853Free PMC Article
Wainwright TW, Gill M, McDonald DA, Middleton RG, Reed M, Sahota O, Yates P, Ljungqvist O
Acta Orthop 2020 Feb;91(1):3-19. Epub 2019 Oct 30 doi: 10.1080/17453674.2019.1683790. PMID: 31663402Free PMC Article
Barkun AN, Almadi M, Kuipers EJ, Laine L, Sung J, Tse F, Leontiadis GI, Abraham NS, Calvet X, Chan FKL, Douketis J, Enns R, Gralnek IM, Jairath V, Jensen D, Lau J, Lip GYH, Loffroy R, Maluf-Filho F, Meltzer AC, Reddy N, Saltzman JR, Marshall JK, Bardou M
Ann Intern Med 2019 Dec 3;171(11):805-822. Epub 2019 Oct 22 doi: 10.7326/M19-1795. PMID: 31634917Free PMC Article

Curated

UK NICE Guideline NG238, Cardiovascular disease: risk assessment and reduction, including lipid modification, 2023

UK NICE Guidance, Clinical Guideline CG181, Cardiovascular disease: risk assessment and reduction, including lipid modification, 2023

Recent clinical studies

Etiology

Rai R, Sharma KL, Misra S, Kumar A, Mittal B
J Cancer Res Clin Oncol 2014 May;140(5):725-35. Epub 2014 Feb 21 doi: 10.1007/s00432-014-1621-7. PMID: 24556804

Supplemental Content

Table of contents

    Clinical resources

    Practice guidelines

    • PubMed
      See practice and clinical guidelines in PubMed. The search results may include broader topics and may not capture all published guidelines. See the FAQ for details.
    • Bookshelf
      See practice and clinical guidelines in NCBI Bookshelf. The search results may include broader topics and may not capture all published guidelines. See the FAQ for details.

    Curated

    • NICE, 2023
      UK NICE Guideline NG238, Cardiovascular disease: risk assessment and reduction, including lipid modification, 2023
    • NICE, 2023
      UK NICE Guidance, Clinical Guideline CG181, Cardiovascular disease: risk assessment and reduction, including lipid modification, 2023

    Consumer resources

    Recent activity

    Your browsing activity is empty.

    Activity recording is turned off.

    Turn recording back on

    See more...