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Image Number 1126 (Port-wine stain)


Diagnosis: Port-wine stain

Site: Face

Sex: F

Age: 1


Description: Unilateral purplish vascular swelling since birth.

Submitted by: Nameer Al-Sudany

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Differential Diagnosis


A 3-month-old infant has had unilateral right- sided port-wine stain associated with cleft lip since birth. There were no associated neurological or systemic defects. The mother complained of two bouts of spontaneous bleeding from the undersurface of the lip at the site of the vascular malformation which have been stopped with prolonged pressure on site of bleeding.

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