Cutis Marmorata Telangiectatica Congenita

Common Name(s)

Cutis Marmorata Telangiectatica Congenita, Cutis Marmorata Telangiectasia Congenita (CMTC)

Cutis marmorata telangiectatica congenita is a birth defect involving the skin and blood vessels. It is characterized by cutis marmorata, telangiectasia, and phlebectasia (varicose vein). It is occasionally associated with skin ulceration or skin atrophy. It can occur alone or along with other birth defects, particularly those involving abnormalities of the blood vessels. The cause is thought to be multifactorial with possible genetic or environmental factors involved.
 

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Following organizations serve the condition "Cutis Marmorata Telangiectatica Congenita" for support, advocacy or research.

CMTC

Our mission is to increase the well-being of people who suffer from CMTC and to stimulate and develop activities that could increase this well-being. We also aim to stimulate scientific research regarding the causes and treatment of CMTC.

Last Updated: 20 Apr 2010

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Condition Specific Organizations

Following organizations serve the condition "Cutis Marmorata Telangiectatica Congenita" for support, advocacy or research.

CMTC

Our mission is to increase the well-being of people who suffer from CMTC and to stimulate and develop activities that could increase this well-being. We also aim to stimulate scientific research regarding the causes and treatment of CMTC.

http://www.cmtc.nl

Last Updated: 20 Apr 2010

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Cutis Marmorata Telangiectatica Congenita" returned 7 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Cutaneous neonatal lupus with cutis marmorata telangiectatica congenita-like lesions.
 

Author(s): Flávia Trevisan, Paulo Rowilson Cunha, Clóvis Antonio Lopes Pinto, Fernanda Gomes Cattete

Journal: An Bras Dermatol. ;88(3):428-31.

 

Neonatal lupus is a rare disease caused by the transplacental transfer of maternal autoantibodies to the foetus, characterized by transient clinical manifestations such as cutaneous, haematological, and hepatobiliary events or permanent such as congenital heart block. The typical ...

Last Updated: 24 Jun 2013

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Cutis marmorata telangiectatica congenita: a mimicker of a common disorder.
 

Author(s): Rebecca Levy, Joseph M Lam

Journal: CMAJ. 2011 Mar;183(4):E249-51.

 

Last Updated: 14 Mar 2011

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[Cutis marmorata telangiectatica congenita. Review of 33 cases].
 

Author(s): J del Boz González, M M Serrano Martín, A Vera Casaño

Journal: An Pediatr (Barc). 2008 Dec;69(6):557-64.

 

Cutis marmorata telangiectatica congenita (CMTC) is an uncommon congenital vascular malformation characterized by the presence of a localized or generalized pattern, frequently asymmetrical, with reticulated, erythematous or violaceous macules, present at birth or shortly thereafter.

Last Updated: 8 Jan 2009

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The terms "Cutis Marmorata Telangiectatica Congenita" returned 0 free, full-text review articles on human participants.

 
 
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