Tag Archive: Fibromuscular dysplasia


Landmark study on fibromuscular dysplasia may point to potential treatments

Nearly two months ago I wrote briefly about the rare disease fibromuscular dysplasia (FMD) for which there has been virtually no information on disease mechanism published for 40 years. Yesterday Sarah Kucharski (FMD Chat, CEO/Chairman & Founder) pointed me to a brand new paper from Dr. Nazli McDonnell et al (National Inst of Aging) . …

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A rare disease a day: Fibromuscular dysplasia

In honor of rare disease day, I am using my Monday-Friday posts to raise awareness of some of the rare diseases as brief posts. Following on from past installments of “A rare disease a day” Hunter syndrome, Gaucher disease, Tay-Sachs, Morquio syndrome, Fabry disease, Sanfilippo syndrome, Krabbe Disease, Niemann-Pick Disease , Batten disease , Hurler …

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