Klippel-Trenaunay-Weber Syndrome: A Case Report

  • Tahsinul Amin Assistant Professor (Neonatology), Sher-E-Bangla Medical College, Barisal.
  • Syed Zahid Hossain Ex Professor, Dept. of Pediatrics, Sher-E-Bangla Medical College, Barisal
  • Asim Kumar Saha Assistant Professor (Pediatrics), Sher-E-Bangla Medical College, Barisal
  • Saiful Hasan Assistant Registrar (Pediatrics), Sher-E-Bangla Medical College Hospital, Barisal
  • M Faizul Islam Honorary Medical Officer, (Pediatrics), Sher-E-Bangla Medical College Hospital, Barisal
Keywords: Klippel-Trenaunay-Weber, soft tissues, overgrowth

Abstract

Klippel-Trenaunay-weber syndrome is a rare congenital condition usually presenting with port wine stains, excessive growth of bones and soft tissue, and varicose veins. This occurs most commonly in the legs, but it also may affect the arms, face, head, or internal organs. We report a term male neonate presented with port wine stain, varicose veins and excessive growth of soft tissue of lower limbs consistent with Klippel-Trenaunay-Weber syndrome.

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.3329/bjch.v37i2.17271

BANGLADESH J CHILD HEALTH 2013; VOL 37 (2) : 130-132

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2013-12-04
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Amin, T., Hossain, S., Saha, A., Hasan, S., & Islam, M. (2013). Klippel-Trenaunay-Weber Syndrome: A Case Report. Bangladesh Journal of Child Health, 37(2), 130-132. https://doi.org/10.3329/bjch.v37i2.17271
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