she had marked tel- angiectasia
on her face and both limbs especially at the extensor surfaces with multiple cafe-au-lait spots on her neck shoulders and upper limb.
These lesions are called by various names such as vascular ectasia or angiectasia
. Arteriovenous fistulae, often called "malformations," may be congenital or acquired.
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