Home | Recent Submissions | Search | Diagnosis | Quiz | Submit an Image | Index | Blog |About GSA
  
<< Back to Diagnosis Page  
Image Number 212 (Klippel-Trenaunay syndrome)

 
Morphology:
Nodule

Diagnosis: Klippel-Trenaunay syndrome

Site: Thigh

Sex: F

Age: 14

Type: Clinical

Description: Vascular nodules on the limb

Submitted by: Professor Jayakar Thomas

View Full Size

Differential Diagnosis

History:

This 14-year-old was brought by her parent for progressive swelling of the right lower limb since birth.

The girl had nodular swellings scattered over the limb.

There was history of recurrent fever with chills and tenderness over the limb.

Examination showed angiomatous swellings seen as multiple nodules. Local gigantism with warmth was present over the right lower limb. A thrill could be felt and a bruit heard near the calf.



Search DermNetNZ   eMedicine   PubMed   Dermatology Online   Archives   JAAD for "Klippel-Trenaunay syndrome"

buy accutane
Home  |  Recent Submissions  |  Search  | Diagnosis  |  Quiz  |  Submit an Image  |  Index  |  About GSA

Copyright © 2005 Global Skin Atlas