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DOI: 10.5146/tjpath.2015.01341
Fibromuscular Dysplasia of the Coronary Arteries: A Case Report and Review of the Literature
Julia KUZYK1, Oksana BOIKO2, Taras STETSKO3
1Danylo Halytsky Lviv National Medical University, Medical Department, LVIV, UKRAŻNE
2Lviv Regional Pathology Bureau, LVIV, UKRAINE
3Districtical Hospital , GDANSK, POLAND
Keywords: Aneurysm, Coronary arteries, Fibromuscular dysplasia, Pulmonary atresia

Fibromuscular dysplasia is a nonatherosclerotic and non-inflammatory vascular disease with primary lesion of renal and internal carotid arteries. We present a neonatal case of fibromuscular dysplasia who died on the second day of life. The newborn suffered from fibromuscular dysplasia of the coronary arteries and a congenital heart defect. The interesting feature of this case was the formation of aneurysms of the coronary arteries with pulmonary atresia.

This case demonstrates a casuistically rare form of association between fibromuscular dysplasia of the coronary arteries and pulmonary artery atresia.


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