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"Hereditary hemorrhagic telangiectasia"

  1. photo Low iron in your blood may increase stroke riskLow iron in your blood may increase stroke riskNews
    flow to the brain -- in both adults and children. To find out why, the team analyzed iron levels of 497 patients with hereditary hemorrhagic telangiectasia (HHT) -- a rare disease that can leadRead more

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Hereditary hemorrhagic telangiectasia


Hereditary hemorrhagic telangiectasia (HHT), also known as Osler–Weber–Rendu disease and Osler–Weber–Rendu syndrome, is an autosomal dominant genetic disorder that leads to abnormal blood vessel formation in the skin, mucous membranes, and often in organs such as the lungs, liver, and brain.It may lead to nosebleeds, acute and chronic digestive tract bleeding, and various problems due to the...More