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Telangiectasia: Introduction

Telangiectasia: A cluster of dilated blood vessels on the skin's surface. See detailed information below for a list of 76 causes of Telangiectasia, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Causes of Telangiectasia:

The following medical conditions are some of the possible causes of Telangiectasia. There are likely to be other possible causes, so ask your doctor about your symptoms.

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Telangiectasia: Symptom Checker

Listed below are some combinations of symptoms associated with Telangiectasia, as listed in our database. Visit the Symptom Checker, to add and remove symptoms and research your condition.

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Telangiectasia Treatments

Some of the possible treatments listed in sources for treatment of Telangiectasia may include:

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Telangiectasia: Comorbid Symptoms

Some of the comorbid or associated medical symptoms for Telangiectasia may include these symptoms:

Causes of General Symptom Types

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Telangiectasia

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Telangiectasia: Deaths

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Causes of Telangiectasia listed in Disease Database:

Other medical conditions listed in the Disease Database as possible causes of Telangiectasia as a symptom include:

Article Excerpts about Telangiectasia

Small red dots, usually on the face and hands, resulting from tiny blood vessels showing through the skin's surface. (Source: excerpt from Handout on Health Scleroderma: NIAMS)

Small red dots, usually on the face and hands, resulting from tiny blood vessels showing through... (Source: excerpt from Handout on Health Scleroderma: NIAMS)

Definitions of Telangiectasia:

Localized convolution and dilatation of a group of small blood vessels, leading to hemorrhage and angioma.
- (Source - Diseases Database)

Localized convolution and dilatation of a group of small blood vessels, leading to hemorrhage and angioma.
- (Source - CRISP)

Detailed list of causes of Telangiectasia

The list below shows some of the causes of Telangiectasia mentioned in various sources:

How Common are these Causes of Telangiectasia?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Telangiectasia. Of the 76 causes of Telangiectasia that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

  • 3 causes are "very common" diseases
  • 5 causes are "common" diseases
  • 3 causes are "uncommon" diseases
  • 3 causes are "rare" diseases
  • 1 causes are "very rare" diseases
  • 69 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Telangiectasia:

The following list of conditions have 'Telangiectasia' or similar listed as a symptom in our database. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.

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Causes of Telangiectasia Based on Risk Factors

This information shows analysis of the list of causes of Telangiectasia based on whether certain risk factors apply to the patient:

  • Diabetes - history of diabetes or family history of diabetes?

    What are the alternative names for Telangiectasia:

    Telangiectases, Telangiectasis
    - (Source - Diseases Database)

    Classifications of Telangiectasia:

    Medical Conditions associated with Telangiectasia:

    Varicose veins (65 causes), Blood vessel symptoms (480 causes), Skin symptoms (5992 causes), Circulatory system symptoms (1579 causes), Skin color changes (2348 causes), Skin problems (3422 causes), Pigmentation symptoms (305 causes)

    Symptoms related to Telangiectasia:

    Ataxia Telangiectasia, Cirrhosis of the liver, Osler's disease, Pulmonary edema (72 causes), Rosacea, Scleroderma

    Medical articles on signs and symptoms:

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    Medical News summaries about Telangiectasia

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