John Libbey Eurotext

European Journal of Dermatology

Unilateral nevoid telangiectasia: a condition unmasked by hyperoestrogenism? Volume 27, issue 4, July-August 2017

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Authors
1 Institute of Dermatology,
Fondazione IRCCS Policlinico San Matteo,
University of Pavia,
Pavia,
Italy
2 Unit of Anatomic Pathology,
Department of Molecular Medicine,
Fondazione IRCCS Policlinico San Matteo,
University of Pavia,
Pavia,
Italy

We report a 33-year-old pregnant patient (first pregnancy; 32nd week) who presented with telangiectasias distributed in a linear and unilateral pattern involving her left scapular region, which had appeared a week before (figure 1A). Pregnancy had been unremarkable and the results of laboratory investigations were within normal limits or compatible with the gestation period. A punch biopsy was obtained from lesional skin and the histopathological examination showed dilatated capillary vessels in [...]