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Klippel-Trenaunay syndrome


Other Names for this Disease
  • Angio-osteohypertrophy syndrome
  • Angioosteohypertrophic syndrome
  • Klippel Trenaunay syndrome
  • Klippel-Trenaunay-Weber syndrome
  • Klippel-Trénaunay-Weber syndrome
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  • I am pregnant with my second child. My first child was diagnosed with Klippel Trenaunay Weber syndrome in utero when I was 26 weeks pregnant. What are the chances that the child I am carrying now and my future children could have this same disease? I'm so worried that my son could have this disease. Click here for answer

  • At an adult age, can this syndrome cause pain in the limb that has abnormal growth? Click here for answer

  • Is there a cure or treatment for this condition? Click here for answer

  • How does Klippel Trenaunay syndrome (KTS) occur? How, if it is not inherited, does it come about? Which gene is associated with it?  Click here for answer

Other Names for this Disease
  • Angio-osteohypertrophy syndrome
  • Angioosteohypertrophic syndrome
  • Klippel Trenaunay syndrome
  • Klippel-Trenaunay-Weber syndrome
  • Klippel-Trénaunay-Weber syndrome
See Disclaimer regarding information on this site. Some links on this page may take you to organizations outside of the National Institutes of Health.