hereditary hemorrhagic telangiectasia


: a hereditary abnormality that is characterized by multiple telangiectasias and by bleeding into the tissues and mucous membranes because of abnormal fragility of the capillaries

called also Rendu-Osler-Weber disease

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“Hereditary hemorrhagic telangiectasia.” Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 5 Feb. 2023.

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