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BMJ Case Reports 2009; doi:10.1136/bcr.01.2009.1452
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Port wine stain, soft tissue bone hypertrophy and leg ulcer

  1. Aleksandar Jankovic,
  2. Ivana Binic,
  3. Milenko Stanojevic
  1. Clinical center Nis, Dermatology and Venerology, Bld. Zorana Djidnjica 48, Nis, 18000, Serbia
  1. Aleksandar Jankovic, jakesnage{at}gmail.com
  • Published 21 May 2009

Vascular congenital malformations and the associated consequences commonly present with skin abnormalities including varicosities, leg ulcers and soft tissue hypertrophy.1 This point is illustrated here.

We present the case of a 67-year-old male patient with a 2 year history of recalcitrant leg ulcer overlying an extensive vascular malformation and varicosities. Clinical examination revealed asymmetric hypertrophy of the upper and lower extremities, an extensive geographic port wine …

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