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Familial multiple nevi flammei

Disease definition

Familial multiple nevi flammei is a rare, genetic capillary malformation characterized by dark red to purple birthmarks which manifest as flat, sharply circumscribed cutaneous lesions, typically situated in the head and neck region, in various members of a single family. The lesions grow proportionally with the individual, change in color and often thicken with age.

ORPHA:624

  • Synonym(s):
    • Familial multiple port-wine stains
  • Prevalence: -
  • Inheritance: -
  • Age of onset: Neonatal
  • ICD-10: Q82.5
  • OMIM: 163000
  • UMLS: C0235752  C2931029
  • MeSH: D019339
  • GARD: 3986
  • MedDRA: 10067193

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