PMID: 1325021Jul 1, 1992

Fabry's disease--a rare cause of sudden death

Medicine, Science, and the Law
S Sivaloganathan

Abstract

A case of Fabry's disease, an X-linked in-born error of metabolism, presenting as a sudden death in an elderly female, is reported, along with a review of the literature. The pathological findings of the cellular vacuolation and the characteristic inclusion bodies in the tissues are described.

References

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Citations

Aug 23, 2011·Europace : European Pacing, Arrhythmias, and Cardiac Electrophysiology : Journal of the Working Groups on Cardiac Pacing, Arrhythmias, and Cardiac Cellular Electrophysiology of the European Society of Cardiology·Constantinos O'MahonyP M Elliott
Jun 18, 2018·Biophysics Reviews·M M Akhtar, P M Elliott

Related Concepts

Fabry Disease
Cause of Death
Cytoplasmic Inclusion (Cell Structure)
Electron Microscopy
Myocardium
Sudden Cardiac Arrest

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