Diffuse cavernous hemangioma of the colon in the Klippel-Trenaunay syndrome.

  title={Diffuse cavernous hemangioma of the colon in the Klippel-Trenaunay syndrome.},
  author={Gary G. Ghahremani and Hooshang Kangarloo and Frank M. Volberg and Morton A. Meyers},
  volume={118 3},
Large, infiltrative cavernous hemangiomas of the distal colon were present in 3 children with the Klippel-Trenaunay syndrome, 2 of whom are the subject of this report. The lesion is manifested clinically as intermittent rectal bleeding starting in the first 5 years of life. The radiographic features include (a) varicose lesions in the wall of the rectosigmoid, ranging from a network of distended submucosal veins to nodular defects, (b) narrowing of the rectum by the surrounding extramural… CONTINUE READING


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