I Have Fibromuscular Dysplasia of Arteries

A Fibromuscular Dysplasia Of Arteries anonymous support group with information on diagnosis, treatment, symptoms, along with personal stories and experiences with Fibromuscular Dysplasia Of Arteries. You're not alone. 11 People

    You Have Fmd? What Is That?

    I had started complaining to my doctor about falling, lightheaded and weakness, numbness and possibly TIA's and I do have hypertension.  Well, I fell and broke the surgical screws in my neck from a previous cervical fusion in 2003. While in the hospital recovering from that...
    hillhilde hillhilde
    51-55, F
    2 Responses Dec 12, 2009

    After 14yrs Finally Diagnosed With Fmd... Where Do I Go From Here?

    14yrs ago (1997) I had a minor fender bender.  That night I was rushed to the ER with my first stroke.  My second stroke was 3 days later.  My vertebral arteries had dissected and showed stenosis.  The doctors said that I was born with weak vertebral arteries and that they...
    lindie09 lindie09
    31-35
    1 Response Apr 7, 2011

    26 With Fmd And A Whole Lot More!

    Hi, I am 26 years old with 2 children and married.7 months ago I had a mini stroke and found out I had a left vertebral artery dissection. Shortly after that they realized I had really bad hypertension. So I went to 2 different vascular cardio specialest. I also have asthma and a...
    chat84 chat84
    26-30
    5 Responses Feb 25, 2011

    Hypertention Since My Mid 30's, And On More And More B/p Meds Since Starting Them

    I am a 59 year old female, I was diagnosed with fibromuscular dysplasia disease in late 2004, ended up with renal stents in both arteries, with one having to be redone. I was told by the doctor at that time, this is a rare disease, because the...
    suza69 suza69
    56-60
    2 Responses Dec 7, 2010
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