Fibromuscular dysplasia

What is Fibromuscular dysplasia?

Idiopathic nonatherosclerotic disease leading to stenosis of arteries, usually the renal arteries, and hypertension; two varieties are fibromuscular hyperplasia and perimuscular fibrosis.

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My sister has been diagnosed with fibromuscular dysplasia. Her left carotid artery is completely occluded by a blood clot. The right artery is...

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carotid artery endarterectomy has less than 5 % risk of MACE...since you had FMD the anatomy of the artery would be not simple ,so risk may...

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can an insect sting near a wrist artery swelling covering the artery cause an increase in high blood pressure, I have no other medical problems,...

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Thanks for the query.
Insect bites can definitely cause high blood pressure but the duration of such episode is small and it may...

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