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American Journal of Medical Case Reports. 2015, 3(5), 148-152
DOI: 10.12691/ajmcr-3-5-9
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Central Retinal Artery Occlusion in a Young Female with Fibromuscular Dysplasia

Rajan Paul1, and Dai Barr1

1Aberystwyth Eye Centre, Hywel Dda University Health Board, Abersywyth SY23 2EG United Kingdom

Pub. Date: April 28, 2015

Cite this paper:
Rajan Paul and Dai Barr. Central Retinal Artery Occlusion in a Young Female with Fibromuscular Dysplasia. American Journal of Medical Case Reports. 2015; 3(5):148-152. doi: 10.12691/ajmcr-3-5-9

Abstract

Fibromuscular dysplasia (FMD) is a rare non-arteriosclerotic, non-inflammatory arterial disease affecting the large arteries e.g renal, carotid, mesenteric and coronary. We describe a case of Central retinal artery occlusion with embolus reorientation in a patient with FMD.

Keywords:
Fibromuscular dysplasia central retinal artery occlusion embolus reorientation

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