spider angioma

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Noun1.spider angioma - a dilation of superficial capillaries with a central red dot from which blood vessels radiatespider angioma - a dilation of superficial capillaries with a central red dot from which blood vessels radiate
angioma - a tumor consisting of a mass of blood or lymphatic vessels
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spider angioma

n araña vascular
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Frequency and percentage were calculated for gender, jaundice, vomiting, hematemesis, abdominal distension, itching, weight loss, fever, stool color, steatorrhea, blood transfusion, pallor, edema, spider naevi, bruise, ascites, hepatomegaly, splenomegaly, caput medusae, encephalopathy and etiology of the chronic liver disease.
In our study, dyspnoea was present in 14 patients (65%), clubbing was present in 8 patients (20%), spider naevi was present in 13 patients (32.
The honourable Mr Etho was described by the "reunionites" as a charming, portly gentleman who admitted to "a bit too much of the good life" when he tipped the scales at 110 kg; his ruddy complexion and facial spider naevi supporting his comment.
Other findings were anaemia (30%), dilated veins over abdomen (16%), pedal edema (16%), and spider naevi (4%).
The symptoms of liver failure include a swollen, fluid-filled abdomen and visible spider-like blood vessels in the skin, known as spider naevi.
Other cutaneous features which were less frequent findings included palmar erythema, clubbing, leuconychia, spider naevi, alopecia areata, prurigo nodularis, porphyria cutanea tarda, erythema nodosum, sjorgens syndrome, vitiligo and cryoglobulinemia.