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ALLMedicine™ Capillary Malformation Center

Research & Reviews  203 results

GNA11-mutated Sturge-Weber Syndrome has distinct neurologic and dermatologic features.
European Journal of Neurology; Dompmartin A, van der Vleuten CJM et. al.

Jun 19th, 2022 - Sturge-Weber syndrome (SWS) is a neurocutaneous disorder characterized by clinical manifestations involving the brain, eye and skin. SWS is commonly caused by somatic mutations in G protein subunit Alpha Q (GNAQ). Subunit Alpha 11 (GNA11) mutation...

Disseminated bluish nodules with a protruded right eye: untypical presentation of capil...
International Journal of Dermatology; Xu JM, Li F et. al.

Jun 13th, 2022 - Disseminated bluish nodules with a protruded right eye: untypical presentation of capillary malformation-arteriovenous malformation (CM-AVM).|2022|Xu JM,Li F,Qu T,Jin HZ,|

Capillary malformation-arteriovenous malformation syndrome associated with basilar arte...
Pediatric Dermatology; Guimaraes MJ, Gomes J et. al.

May 4th, 2022 - A 23-day-old boy with prenatal diagnosis of basilar artery aneurysm presented with multiple congenital red patches consistent with capillary malformations. Genetic testing confirmed the presence of a heterozygous pathogenic variant of the RASA1 ge...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  6 results

Effect of Pulsed Dye Laser on Photodynamic Therapy of Port-Wine Stains

Sep 3rd, 2020 - Port-wine stain (PWS) is a congenital capillary malformation characterized by ectatic capillaries and postcapillary venules located predominantly in the papillary and mid-reticular layers of the dermis. It has an incidence of 3-5/1000 newborns and...

Treatment of Port-wine Mark in Sturge-Weber Syndrome Using Topical Timolol

Mar 21st, 2019 - Port-wine mark (PWM) represents a congenital capillary malformation,characterized by dilation and malformation of dermal capillaries that lack endothelial proliferation. It is frequently seen in the facial distribution of the trigeminal nerve. PWM...

Electrosclerotherapy for Capillary Malformations

Jun 27th, 2017 - Capillary malformations are congenital abnormalities of the capillaries in the skin. These abnormally developed blood vessels cause a red color of the skin (also known as 'port-wine stain'),often in combination with a cobble-stone like aspect of t...

Effect of Laser Treatment on Capillary Malformations

Aug 25th, 2015 - Capillary malformations, specifically port wine stains, occur in one of every 12,000 live births (0.3% of newborns) with 90% on the face or neck. Pulsed dye laser therapy targeted at hemoglobin (i.e., 585 nm ± 5 nm) is commonly used to lessen the ...

Identification of Genetic and Cellular Markers Associated With Vascular Endothelial Modifications in Cutaneous Arteriovenous Malformations

Sep 1st, 2014 - Cutaneous Arteriovenous malformations (AVM's) rare congenital high-flow vascular malformations in which arteries and veins are directly connected through a complex web of abnormal arteries and veins instead of a normal capillary network. Arterial ...

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News  10 results

The case for molecular classification of vascular anomalies presented
Doug Brunk

May 13th, 2021 - Emerging data suggest that molecular classification of vascular anomalies can improve prognostication and treatment for babies born with these malformations, according to Beth Drolet, MD. “We now know that 75%-80% of vascular malformations have ge.

A 4-year-old presented to our pediatric dermatology clinic for evaluation of asymptomatic "brown spots."
Maria A. Leszczynska, MD, Emily Croce, NP et. al.

Nov 10th, 2020 - Capillary malformation-arteriovenous malformation syndrome Capillary Malformation-arteriovenous malformation syndrome (CM-AVM) is a rare vascular disorder characterized by the presence of capillary malformations with or without arteriovenous malfo.

Broadly Distributed Vascular Macules in a Pediatric Patient
Raagini Suresh Yedidi, BS, Jodie Raffi, BA et. al.

Feb 13th, 2020 - The Diagnosis: Capillary Malformation-Arteriovenous Malformation Syndrome Capillary malformation-arteriovenous malformation (CM-AVM) was suspected, and a sample of the patient's blood was sent for a diagnostic genetic workup. DNA sequencing evalua.

Melanoma In Situ Within a Port-Wine Stain
Sabrina Martin, MD, Stephanie Martin, MD et. al.

Dec 19th, 2019 - To the Editor: Port-wine stains (PWSs) are the most common type of vascular malformations. Patients rarely develop cancers in the overlying skin.

Vascular stain birthmark
MDedge Family Medicine; Kathryn Oppenlander, MD, Caleb Dickison, DO

Mar 28th, 2019 - The presence of the large red to purple, well-demarcated patches with a lateral predilection led the FP to diagnose a port-wine-stain. 1,2 Port-wine-stains are a type of capillary malformation that fall under the over-arching category of “simple va.

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