hereditary hemorrhagic telangiectasia

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hereditary hemorrhagic telangiectasia

[hə′red·ə‚ter·ē ‚hem·ə′raj·ik tə¦lan·jē·ek′tā·zhə]
(medicine)
An inherited disease characterized by dilatation of groups of capillaries and a tendency to hemorrhage. Also known as Osler-Rendu-Weber disease.
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Hereditary haemorrhagic telangiectasia a clinical and scientific review.
Neurovascular phenotypes in hereditary haemorrhagic telangiectasia patients according to age.
Endoglin, a TGF-[beta] binding protein of endothelial cells, is the gene for hereditary haemorrhagic telangiectasia type 1," Nature Genetics, vol.
Mutations in the activin receptor-like kinase 1 gene in hereditary haemorrhagic telangiectasia type 2.
Genotype-phenotype relationship in hereditary haemorrhagic telangiectasia.
Hereditary haemorrhagic telangiectasia (Osler-Weber-Rendu syndrome): a view from the 21st century.
Identification of 13 new mutations in the ACVRL1 gene in a group of 52 unselected Italian patients affected by hereditary haemorrhagic telangiectasia.
Deep vein thrombosis induced by thalidomide to control epistaxis secondary to hereditary haemorrhagic telangiectasia.
A review on clinical management and pharmacological therapy on hereditary haemorrhagic telangiectasia (HHT).
Key Words: haemoptysis, arteriovenous malformation, air embolism, hereditary haemorrhagic telangiectasia

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