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Glomuvenous malformation

Disease definition

A rare vascular anomaly or angioma characterized by the presence of small, multifocal bluish-purple venous lesions mainly involving the skin.


Classification level: Disorder
  • Synonym(s):
    • Glomangiomatosis
    • Hereditary multiple glomangiomas
    • Multiple glomus tumors
    • VMGLOM
    • Venous malformations with glomus cells
  • Prevalence: Unknown
  • Inheritance: Autosomal dominant 
  • Age of onset: Infancy, Childhood, Adolescent, Adult, Neonatal
  • ICD-10: Q27.8
  • OMIM: 138000
  • UMLS: C1841984
  • MeSH: C536827
  • GARD: -
  • MedDRA: 10018381
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