DISEASES

Disease-gene associations mined from literature

Human genes for DOID:2389

DOID:2389 [DOID:2389]

Fibromuscular dysplasia, or fibromuscular dysplasia of arteries, often abbreviated as FMD, is a disease that can cause narrowing (stenosis) of arteries in the kidneys, the carotid arteries supplying the brain, and, less commonly, the arteries of the abdomen. FMD can cause hypertension, strokes, heart attacks, and arterial swelling (aneurysm) and dissection.