Cardiovascular manifestations in Fabry disease: a clinical and echocardiographic study.

@article{Sadick2007CardiovascularMI,
  title={Cardiovascular manifestations in Fabry disease: a clinical and echocardiographic study.},
  author={Norman Sadick and Liza Thomas},
  journal={Heart, lung & circulation},
  year={2007},
  volume={16 3},
  pages={200-6}
}
This study reviews the clinical and echocardiographic findings in a cohort of Fabry patients (n=12) and compares echocardiographic findings to normal controls. Almost all patients had extracardiac manifestations. Five out of 12 patients had cardiovascular symptoms. Nine out of 12 patients had left ventricular hypertrophy (LVH) on the electrocardiogram (ECG) and one patient had short PR interval. Three patients had epicardial coronary disease. Four patients had 'rat-tail' appearance on left… CONTINUE READING