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Disease Telangiectasis

Name Telangiectasis
Synonyms Spider Vein | Spider Veins | Telangiectases | Telangiectasia | Telangiectasias | Vein, Spider | Veins, Spider
Definition Permanent dilation of preexisting blood vessels (CAPILLARIES; ARTERIOLES; VENULES) creating small focal red lesions, most commonly in the skin or mucous membranes. It is characterized by the prominence of skin blood vessels, such as vascular spiders.
Categories Cardiovascular disease
MeSH® ID D013684
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DiseasesCardiovascular Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Vascular Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Telangiectasis Has associated chemicals Has associated genes

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Telangiectasis Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
View node Ataxia Telangiectasia Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
  CREST Syndrome Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
  Cutis marmorata telangiectatica congenita Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
  Epilepsy telangiectasia
  Frenkel Russe syndrome
  Glomerulonephritis sparse hair telangiectases
  Hypotrichosis-Lymphedema-Telangiectasia Syndrome Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
  Megalencephaly cutis marmorata telangiectatica congenita
  Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension, Hereditary Hemorrhagic Telangiectasia-Related
View node Retinal Telangiectasis Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
  REYNOLDS SYNDROME Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
  Telangiectasia, Generalized Essential
  Telangiectasia, Hereditary Benign Has associated genes
View node Telangiectasia, Hereditary Hemorrhagic Has associated chemicals Has associated genes