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Klippel-Trenaunay-Weber Syndrome (Syndrome, Klippel-Trenaunay-Weber) Summary

Description: A congenital disorder that is characterized by a triad of capillary malformations (HEMANGIOMA), venous malformations (ARTERIOVENOUS FISTULA), and soft tissue or bony hypertrophy of the limb. This syndrome is caused by mutations in the VG5Q gene which encodes a strong angiogenesis stimulator.

Also Known As: Syndrome, Klippel-Trenaunay-Weber; Angioosteohypertrophy Syndrome; Klippel Trenaunay Syndrome; Klippel-Trénaunay-Weber Syndrome; Angioosteohypertrophy Syndromes Show All >>

Networked: 127 relevant articles (1 outcomes, 2 trials/studies) for this Disease

Key Drugs and Agents for Klippel-Trenaunay-Weber Syndrome

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Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to treatments:
  1. polidocanol (Laureth) : 1 outcome in 1 result : FDA 1
  2. Parkes Weber syndrome : 1 study in 20 results : IBA
  3. TIE Receptors (TIE Receptor Tyrosine Kinases) : 1 study in 1 result : IBA
  4. Angiopoietins : 1 study in 1 result : IBA
  5. Vascular Endothelial Growth Factors : 1 study in 1 result : IBA
  6. Vascular Endothelial Growth Factor Receptors (VEGF Receptors) : 1 study in 1 result : IBA
  7. Angiogenesis Inducing Agents (Angiogenesis Factor) : 5 results : IBA
  8. glucuronyl glucosamine glycan sulfate (Vessel) : 4 results : IBA
  9. Retinaldehyde (Retinal) : 3 results : IBA
  10. Neodymium : 2 results : IBA
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Diseases Related to Klippel-Trenaunay-Weber Syndrome

  1. Hemangioma (Angioma)
  2. Vascular Malformations
  3. Sturge-Weber Syndrome (Sturge-Kalischer-Weber Syndrome)
  4. Neoplasms (Cancer)
  5. Neoplasm Metastasis (Metastasis)
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Key Therapies for Klippel-Trenaunay-Weber Syndrome

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  1. Sclerotherapy : 1 outcome in 11 results
  2. Splenectomy : 1 study in 2 results
  3. Arthroplasty : 5 results
  4. Anesthesia : 4 results
  5. Solid-State Lasers : 3 results
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