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Pseudoxanthoma elasticum presenting with myocardial infarction.
  1. A K Slade,
  2. R M John,
  3. R H Swanton
  1. Department of Medicine, Battle Hospital, Reading.


    A 31 year old man presented with an anterior myocardial infarction. He had a history of recurrent gastrointestinal bleeding of obscure cause since childhood and peripheral vascular disease. A clinical diagnosis of the type 1 dominant form of pseudoxanthoma elasticum was supported by histological data from skin biopsy.

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