venous malformation

venous malformation

(rarely used).Synonym(s): venous angioma

ve·nous an·gi·o·ma

(vē'nŭs an'jē-ō'mă)
Vascular anomaly composed of anomalous veins.
Synonym(s): venous malformation.
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Another woman who had a brain hemorrhage due to arterial venous malformation, which is sometimes hereditary, worried that other people in her family may be at risk.
The 11-year-old, from Low Worsall, near Yarm, was born with a facial birthmark known as a venous malformation.
The patient had a huge venous malformation in her left leg that extended from the buttock to the mid-calf region (present since birth); a reduction in size was observed after 3 sittings of ethanol injections into the localized lesion (B).
Background: Galectin-3 (Gal-3) plays a role in the mechanisms underlying ocular venous malformation.
When interrogated angiographically," he said, "what is often labeled as a hepatic hemangioma is in fact a venous malformation.
Suspected venous malformation combining with dilated left portal vein lying inside the left lobe passing inside the wide hepatic vein branch separated from vena cava inferior was detected in the abdominal ultrasonography taken.
The dearth of molecular details is striking, considering the growing list of germline mutations in genes causing specific inherited syndromes involving vascular malformations, including hereditary hemorrhagic telangiectasia, cutaneous venous malformations, cerebral cavernous malformations, and hyperkeratotic cutaneous Capillary-venous malformation.
The admin assistant, who has a type of birthmark called a venous malformation on his upper lip, has had 15 operations in five years.
Ultrasonography of the thigh was done and it showed venous malformation along whole thigh in dermis as well as in muscular planes.
We report a case of a venous malformation with multiple phleboliths that involved the left parotid gland and extended into the extraparotid tissue in a 43-year-old woman.
The cameras will also follow seven-year-old Daniel Kerr who was born with a birthmark called a venous malformation on his neck.