Bladder hemangiomas and Proteus syndrome: A rare clinical association

Bladder hemangiomas and Proteus syndrome: A rare clinical association

Author Macedo, Antonio Autor UNIFESP Google Scholar
Ottoni, Sergio Leite Autor UNIFESP Google Scholar
Barroso, Ubirajara Autor UNIFESP Google Scholar
Ortiz, Valdemar Autor UNIFESP Google Scholar
Institution Universidade Federal de São Paulo (UNIFESP)
Abstract A case of bladder hemangiomas in association with Proteus syndrome (PS) is described. PS is a rare hamartomatous disorder and comprises an association of verrucous epidermal nevi, infantile hemangiomas, lipoma-like subcutaneous hamartomas and asymmetrical overgrowth of almost any part of the body. To our knowledge, this is the second case reported of hematuria associated with bladder hemangiomas in PS. (C) 2009 Journal of Pediatric Urology Company. Published by Elsevier B.V. All rights reserved.
Keywords Hematuria
Proteus syndrome
Language English
Date 2010-08-01
Published in Journal of Pediatric Urology. Oxford: Elsevier B.V., v. 6, n. 4, p. 429-431, 2010.
ISSN 1477-5131 (Sherpa/Romeo, impact factor)
Publisher Elsevier B.V.
Extent 429-431
Access rights Closed access
Type Article
Web of Science ID WOS:000294692900019

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