Related Conditions and Treatments
Hypertension (high blood pressure) refers to how hard the blood is pushing against the walls of the artery through which it flows — not how quickly it flows.
Midaortic syndrome is a very rare condition in which part of the aorta that runs through the chest and abdomen narrows.
Moyamoya is a rare condition in which the blood vessels (internal carotid arteries) that supply blood to the brain become narrowed.
Neurofibromatosis 1 is a genetic condition that causes symptoms including tumors (called neurofibromas) formed from nerve tissue.
Neurofibromatosis Type 2
Neurofibromatosis type 2 (NF2) is a genetic disorder that causes slow-growing tumors to develop on the eighth cranial nerve.
Renal Artery Stenosis
Renal artery stenosis is when one or more of the vessels carrying blood to the kidneys become narrowed.