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Potential pitfalls in volume reduction for the treatment of Proteus syndrome.

Tsue C, Sakamoto Y, Nakajima Y, Kishi K - J Surg Case Rep (2012)

Bottom Line: The patient experienced massive blood loss during the procedure, due to which a blood transfusion was performed.Pathological findings revealed partial lipohyperplasia with venous malformations.Thus, during operations including incomplete excision, massive bleeding is always a possibility, but is not commonly described in these instances.

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Affiliation: Keio University School of Medicine, Japan.

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Appearance of the patient at 2-year follow-up
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fig3: Appearance of the patient at 2-year follow-up

Mentions: After 2 years, the patient was satisfied with the results, and was able to wear trousers and excrete easily; her quality of life (QOL) was also improved (Fig. 3).


Potential pitfalls in volume reduction for the treatment of Proteus syndrome.

Tsue C, Sakamoto Y, Nakajima Y, Kishi K - J Surg Case Rep (2012)

Appearance of the patient at 2-year follow-up
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fig3: Appearance of the patient at 2-year follow-up
Mentions: After 2 years, the patient was satisfied with the results, and was able to wear trousers and excrete easily; her quality of life (QOL) was also improved (Fig. 3).

Bottom Line: The patient experienced massive blood loss during the procedure, due to which a blood transfusion was performed.Pathological findings revealed partial lipohyperplasia with venous malformations.Thus, during operations including incomplete excision, massive bleeding is always a possibility, but is not commonly described in these instances.

View Article: PubMed Central - PubMed

Affiliation: Keio University School of Medicine, Japan.

No MeSH data available.


Related in: MedlinePlus