port wine stain


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port wine stain

n
(Physiology) a type of haemangioma, seen as a purplish birthmark, often large and on the face or neck
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He was born with a port wine stain birthmark covering most of his head and face but they weren't worried about that.
no AD dataset dataset Contact dermatitis 8.35% 5.6 0.71% 3.41 Psoriasis 0.96% 2.78 - - Alopecia areata 0.71% 3.3 - - Vitiligo 0.43% 2.61 - - Hand eczema - - 2.31% 3.06 Tinea corporis - - 0.75% 1.78 Folliculitis - - 12.28% 1.66 Port wine stain - - 6.39% 1.32 Urticaria 3.49% 4.08 - - Impetigo 1.15% 5.04 - - Viral warts 4.79% 2.38 - - Notes: All odds ratios are statistically significant.
In addition to the stubborn persistence of the term "cavernous hemangioma" throughout the literature and within everyday practice, other terms such as "port wine stain" and "lymphangioma" remain pervasive.
Port wine stain progression: a potential consequence of delayed and inadequate treatment?
Most were undergoing surgery for some type of disfiguring facial birthmarks, such as a melanocytic nevus or port wine stain.
WenChieh Chen described a universal alopecia areata case that spared the port wine stain area on the scalp.
Trigeminal dermatome distribution in patients with glaucoma and facial port wine stain. Dermatology 2009;219:219-24.
The results of histograms have been showed change in the location curve in dark lesions before and after treatment, the changed in color level and in the shape of the port wine stain in all patients.
It is a progressive syndrome-child can be born with only a port wine stain. The other anomalies-varicosities and bony/soft tissue hypertrophy can gradually progress.
She had a port wine stain from her left hip to her toes, and her left foot and leg were far larger than the right.
The money donated to the Skin Deep Appeal is part of a fundraising effort by the family of three-year-old Ava McGregor, from Wallsend, who is currently having treatment for removal of a port wine stain on her face.
The beautiful young lady has been using special make-up from the NHS since she was 11 in order to conceal the port wine stain on her right cheek.