Unilateral nevoid telangiectasia and hyperthyroidism: A new association or coincidence?

Kavak A. , Kutluay L.

JOURNAL OF DERMATOLOGY, cilt.31, ss.411-414, 2004 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier


Telangiectasia and spider angioma were distributed in a unilateral, dermatomal pattern in a female patient. Physical examination and laboratory studies revealed hyperthyroidism. The possible effects of thyroid hormones on formation of vascular nevi were considered to be noteworthy.