Telangiectases


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Telangiectases

Spidery red skin lesions caused by dilated blood vessels.
Mentioned in: Ataxia-Telangiectasia
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Most telangiectases are in the oral, nasal and gastrointestinal mucosa (4); and AVMs may involve lungs (5), liver (6) and the central nervous system (7).
Coats' disease is a disorder of unknown etiology that typically features idiopathic retinal telangiectases, aneurysms and retinal exudation leading to vision loss.
Physical examination showed no abnormal findings in the abdomen and no mucocutaneous telangiectases.
Venous sclerotherapy is the treatment used to obliterate telangiectases, reticular veins, varicose veins, and saphenous segments with reflux.
Goldberg DJ, Meine JG: A comparison of four frequency-doubled Nd:YAG (532 nm) laser systems for treatment of facial telangiectases.
It describes the clinical signs including irregular dryness, dark/light pigmentation, saltowness, deep fur rows or severe atrophy, telangiectases, premalignant lesions, laxity, and a leathery appearance.
Osler-Weber-Rendu syndrome (hereditery hemorrhagic telangiectasia) is a vascular dysplasia with an autosomal dominant heredity characterized by recurring epistaxis, mucocutaneous telangiectases and arteriovenous malformations (AVM) in internal organs (1).
HHT is characterized by the presence of epistaxis, mucocutaneous telangiectases, and arteriovenous malformations (AVMs) in solid organs.
On day 0, all subjects underwent laser treatment for facial telangiectases using a
Generalized BFH may represent generalized follicular hamartoma syndrome (Brown-Crounse syndrome), tuberous sclerosis, Cowden syndrome ("multiple hamartoma syndrome" involving organs from all 3 germinal layers), multiple trichoepitheliomas, NBCCS, Rombo syndrome (atrophoderma vermiculatum of the face, multiple milia, telangiectases, acral erythema, and a propensity to develop BCC), and multiple tumors of the follicular infundibulum.
that shows fixed telangiectases on the face and sides of the neck often associated with blotchy hyperpigmentation.
In addition to Raynaud's, these manifestations include skin thickening, ulceration, telangiectases, calcinosis, and pigmentation changes.