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VisualDx images show variation in age, skin color, and disease stage. VisualDx has 40 images of Klippel-Trenaunay Syndrome.
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759.89 – Other specified congenital anomalies
Q87.2 – Congenital malformation syndromes predominantly involving limbs
Klippel-Trenaunay syndrome is also known as hemangiectatic hypertrophy or angio-osteohypertrophy syndrome. Typically, excessive growth of the soft tissues, venous malformations, and port-wine stains (capillary malformations) are seen early in this disease. Additionally, some individuals with Klippel-Trenaunay syndrome have one limb that is longer and larger than the other limb. The syndrome is most frequently diagnosed in infancy or early childhood.