TITLE

Fibrodysplasia of the Popliteal Arteries

AUTHOR(S)
Tisnado, Jaime; Barnes, Robert W.; Beachley, Michael C.; Vines, Frederick S.; Amendola, Marco A.
PUB. DATE
January 1982
SOURCE
Angiology;Jan1982, Vol. 33 Issue 1, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Fibrodysplasia is a generalized arterial dysplasia of unknown etiology. We report a case involving both popliteal arteries. The patient presented with microemboli of the toes of both feet originating in the dysplastic popliteal arteries. The clinical significance of popliteal artery fibrodysplasia is briefly discussed.
ACCESSION #
16371781

 

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