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Klippel-Trenaunay syndrome

  • Alternative Names

    Klippel-Trenaunay-Weber syndrome; KTS; Angio-osteohypertrophy; Nevus varicosus osteohypertrophicus syndrome; Hemangiectasia hypertrophicans; Nevus verucosus hypertrophicans


    Treatment


    Support Groups

    It may be helpful to join a support group in which members share common problems and concerns.

    The following organizations provide further information on Klippel-Trenaunay syndrome:


    Expectations (prognosis)

    Most individuals with Klippel-Trenaunay syndrome do well, despite their cosmetic appearance. However, there can be related psychological problems.


    Complications


    Calling your health care provider