Atypical Distribution of Late Gadolinium Enhancement of the Left Ventricle on Cardiac Magnetic Resonance in Classical Anderson-Fabry Disease

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Kasuya, Shusuke; Suzuki, Masayo; Inaoka, Tsutomu; Odashima, Masayuki; Nakatsuka, Tomoya; Ishikawa, Rumiko; Tokuyama, Wataru; Terada, Hitoshi;
(2016)
  • Publisher: Ubiquity Press
  • Journal: Journal of the Belgian Society of Radiology,volume 100,issue 1 (issn: 2514-8281, eissn: 1780-2393)
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.5334/jbr-btr.906, pmc: PMC6100657
  • Subject: Anderson-Fabry disease (AFD); cardiac magnetic resonance (CMR); late gadolinium enhancement (LGE); hypertrophic cardiomyopathy | Anderson-Fabry disease (AFD) | Case Report | hypertrophic cardiomyopathy | cardiac magnetic resonance (CMR) | R895-920 | late gadolinium enhancement (LGE) | Medical physics. Medical radiology. Nuclear medicine
    mesheuropmc: cardiovascular system | cardiovascular diseases

Anderson-Fabry disease (AFD) is an X-linked lysosomal storage disorder caused by a deficiency of alpha-galactosidase A. Approximately 50% of patients with AFD may have cardiac involvement. Gadolinium-enhanced cardiac magnetic resonance (CMR) is useful for the diagnosis ... View more
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