[OCOSH Code: D005877 80849007 E22.0 BD_EBD_GI]
- Gigantism Patient Information (1)
- Patient Information on the subject of Gigantism
OCOSH Code C05.116.099.492_bd_dbd_gi
OCOSH Code: C05.116.099.492_bd_dbd_gi
Twenty-eight patients with limb overgrowth and the diagnosis of Klippel-Trenaunay-Weber or Proteus syndromes were evaluated retrospectively. These disorders are part of the phakomatosis spectrum of syndromes. The orthopedic problems consisted of asymmetric limb overgrowth, localized gigantism, angular deformities, scoliosis, vascular malformations, and skin anomalies. Systemic abnormalities are common and deserve...
Added: Thu Nov 16 2006