A Huge Coronary Artery Aneurysm in Osteogenesis Imperfecta: A Case Report

  • Shokoufeh Hajsadeghi Department of Cardiology, Rasoul-e-Akram Hospital, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran.
  • Scott Reza Jafarian Kerman Students’ Scientific Research Center, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran.
  • Hamidreza PouraliAkbar Department of Radiology, Shahid Rajaei Heart Hospital, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran.
  • Ronak Mohammadi Department of Medicine, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran.
Keywords: Aneurysm, Coronary artery, Osteogenesis imperfecta

Abstract

Osteogenesis imperfecta (OI) as an inherited connective tissue disorder can affect all tissues that contains type I collagen. Well-known cardiac complications of this disease such as aortic root dilatation, aortic regurgitation and mitral valve prolapse have been rarely reported in the literature. Coronary artery aneurysm is a rare cardiac complication in OI, as reported in a 19 year old female presenting with myocardial infarction and hypotension.

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Hajsadeghi S, Jafarian Kerman SR, PouraliAkbar H, Mohammadi R. A Huge Coronary Artery Aneurysm in Osteogenesis Imperfecta: A Case Report. Acta Med Iran. 50(11):785-788.
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