Telangiectasias


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Related to Telangiectasias: Scleroderma, rosacea, Spider veins

Telangiectasias

Very small arteriovenous malformations, or connections between the arteries and veins. The result is small red spots on the skin known as "spider veins."
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Videolaryngostroboscopy reveals bilateral multiple vocal fold telangiectasias in a patient with Rendu-Osler-Weber syndrome.
The group of scientists reported the case of a young woman with hereditary hemorrhagic telangiectasia (HHT) with severe liver involvement and pulmonary shutting.
Our patient underwent telangiectasia fulguration those seen in her cystouretroscopy as diffuse hemorrhagic telangiectasias on whole bladder wall.
On external exam, lid margin telangiectasias, blepharitis, conjunctivitis, conjunctival injection, and recurrent chalazia may be frequently seen.
Fine focused telangiectasias on a yellow to golden background have been described as the typical dermatoscopic findings of LV and are correlated with the apple-jelly sign [8, 9].
Hereditary hemorrhagic telangiectasia (HHT) is an autosomal dominant systemic disorder of angiogenesis characterized by vascular malformations in mucocutaneous tissues, visceral organs, and the central nervous system (1).
Telangiectasia indicates dilated small vessels occurring on the upper part of body and face due to inflammatory disease, radiotherapy, long-term exposure to the sun, and chronic alcoholism (3).
Fundoscopic examination showed perifoveolar hard exudates and telangiectasias in the left eye (Fig.1A, 1B).
Swift, "Mortality rates among carriers of ataxia- telangiectasia mutant alleles," Annals of Internal Medicine, vol.