A telangiectasia commonly refers to a group of abnormally prominent capillaries that occur close a mucosal surface. Rarely they are also referred to denote vascular malformations at other non mucosal sites (e.g capillary telangiectasiae of the brain 1)


There are numerous conditions associated with telangiectasiae

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rID: 10969
System: Vascular
Synonyms or Alternate Spellings:
  • Telangiectasias
  • Telangiectasia

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