Liver and intrahepatic bile ducts-nontumor
Hereditary hemorrhagic telangiectasia
Reviewers: Komal Arora, M.D. (see Reviewers page)
Revised: 15 May 2012, last major update May 2012
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● Also called Osler-Weber-Rendu disease
● Thin-walled portal vessels may extend into parenchyma and become associated with fibrosis
● Intrahepatic hypervascularization, enlarged common hepatic artery
● Focal nodular hyperplasia and nodular regenerative hyperplasia are common
● Genet Med 2011;13:607,
Semin Liver Dis 2008;28:247
End of Liver and intrahepatic bile ducts-nontumor > Vascular disorders > Hereditary hemorrhagic telangiectasia
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