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European Journal of Dermatology


Successful treatment of hereditary haemorrhagic telangiectasia using 595-nm pulsed dye laser Volume 27, numéro 6, November-December 2017


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Department of Dermatology, Shiga University of Medical Science, Setatsukinowa, Otsu, Shiga 520-2192, Japan

A 62-year-old Japanese woman was referred to our hospital for multiple small easily-bleeding telangiectasias of the fingers (figure 1A). Bleeding was observed particularly from telangiectasias with crusts (figure 1B). She had experienced epistaxis frequently. Her father, son, and, daughter had similar skin lesions. Computed tomography and magnetic resonance imaging revealed cerebral arteriovenous fistulas and hepatic artery dilatation. Based on these findings, she was diagnosed with hereditary haemorrhagic [...]