FMD

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FMD

abbreviation for
(Veterinary Science) foot-and-mouth disease
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12,13] Fibromuscular dysplasia and vessel compression can cause limb ischemia even though they do not have an atherosclerotic process.
5 Other causes include atherosclerosis, infection, and rare etiologies such as collagen vascular disease, fibromuscular dysplasia, and irradiation.
1 years in SCAD group, only one fibromuscular dysplasia (FMD) case concomitant with SCAD was confirmed in the study due to peripheral artery angiography.
In particular, there was no angiographic evidence of fibromuscular dysplasia (FMD) in the respective arterial beds [Figure 3].
Nearly 18 months after the bite Mrs Bortoft now suffers from lymphodema and fibromuscular dysplasia in her leg and can only walk short distances.
Although renovascular hypertension is nearly always caused by atherosclerosis or fibromuscular dysplasia, (1) there have been reports of a wide range of etiologies extrinsic to the renal arteries, (1) including a case of tuberculous retroperitoneal adenopathy that responded to treatment, reversing the hypertension.
3] Fibromuscular dysplasia is a further disorder that has been described but predominantly affects the medial or adventitial layers of the arterial wall and typically involves the renal or extracranial cerebrovascular arteries.
In our patient there was circumferential narrowing involving post ductal part of descending aorta and similar changes were seen in subclavian and left common carotid artery suggestive of Takayasu Arteritis with fibromuscular dysplasia.
The most common changes seen in renal arteries are fibromuscular dysplasia and atherosclerosis (1).
Kim also notes that SCAD is more common in people with fibromuscular dysplasia (FMD), which causes some arteries to narrow and others to develop an aneurysm--a bulge that can weaken the walls of a blood vessel.
In the remaining 10% of cases, the cause is fibromuscular dysplasia (FMD).