World Library  
Flag as Inappropriate
Email this Article

Vascular malformation

Article Id: WHEBN0017797304
Reproduction Date:

Title: Vascular malformation  
Author: World Heritage Encyclopedia
Language: English
Subject: Single umbilical artery, Persistent fetal circulation, Carpal tunnel syndrome, Hyperplastic arteriolosclerosis, Oxycholesterol
Publisher: World Heritage Encyclopedia

Vascular malformation

Vascular malformation
Classification and external resources
MeSH D054079

Vascular malformation is a blood vessel abnormality. There are many types, but the most common is arteriovenous malformation.[1] It may cause aesthetic problems as it has a growth cycle and can continue to grow throughout life. This is also known as Vascular giantism or lymphangiomas.

See also


  1. ^

This article was sourced from Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License; additional terms may apply. World Heritage Encyclopedia content is assembled from numerous content providers, Open Access Publishing, and in compliance with The Fair Access to Science and Technology Research Act (FASTR), Wikimedia Foundation, Inc., Public Library of Science, The Encyclopedia of Life, Open Book Publishers (OBP), PubMed, U.S. National Library of Medicine, National Center for Biotechnology Information, U.S. National Library of Medicine, National Institutes of Health (NIH), U.S. Department of Health & Human Services, and, which sources content from all federal, state, local, tribal, and territorial government publication portals (.gov, .mil, .edu). Funding for and content contributors is made possible from the U.S. Congress, E-Government Act of 2002.
Crowd sourced content that is contributed to World Heritage Encyclopedia is peer reviewed and edited by our editorial staff to ensure quality scholarly research articles.
By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. World Heritage Encyclopedia™ is a registered trademark of the World Public Library Association, a non-profit organization.

Copyright © World Library Foundation. All rights reserved. eBooks from Project Gutenberg are sponsored by the World Library Foundation,
a 501c(4) Member's Support Non-Profit Organization, and is NOT affiliated with any governmental agency or department.