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A huge coronary artery aneurysm in osteogenesis imperfecta: a case report.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  23292633     Owner:  NLM     Status:  In-Data-Review    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Osteogenesis imperfecta (OI) as an inherited connective tissue disorder can affect all tissues that contains type I collagen. Well-known cardiac complications of this disease such as aortic root dilatation, aortic regurgitation and mitral valve prolapse have been rarely reported in the literature. Coronary artery aneurysm is a rare cardiac complication in OI, as reported in a 19 year old female presenting with myocardial infarction and hypotension.
Authors:
Shokoufeh Hajsadeghi; Scott Reza Jafarian Kerman; Hamidreza Pouraliakbar; Ronak Mohammadi
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Acta medica Iranica     Volume:  50     ISSN:  1735-9694     ISO Abbreviation:  Acta Med Iran     Publication Date:  2012 Nov 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2013-01-07     Completed Date:  -     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  14540050R     Medline TA:  Acta Med Iran     Country:  Iran    
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Languages:  eng     Pagination:  785-8     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
Department of Cardiology, Rasoul-e-Akram Hospital, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran.
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