Improvement in cholesterol emboli syndrome after iloprost therapy


Cholesterol emboli syndrome is a disorder in which multiple cholesterol crystals dislodge from atherosclerotic plaques, either spontaneously or after vascular interventions, treatment with anticoagulation, or thrombolytic treatment. The syndrome typically presents with painful ischaemic skin lesions, livedo reticularis, and acute renal failure. Treatments… (More)


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