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Abeer Fatima
Abeer Fatimaabout 1 year ago
Causes of Spider Naevi

Causes of Spider Naevi

Spider naevi are often found on the general physical examination. Spider naevi are abnormal vascular structures characterized by red central part surrounded by spider web-like erythematous lines radiating from the center. The causes of spider naevi are: - Estrogen such as oral contraceptives - During pregnancy - Cirrhosis - Liver failure Reference: https://www.dermcoll.edu.au/atoz/spider-naevi/ Image via: https://www.contemporarypediatrics.com/view/kiss-spider-or-something-more

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about 1 year ago

What would cause this in children?

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