Journal of Hong Kong College of Radiologists

Volume 5 Number 4, 2002

Klippel-Trenaunay Syndrome Presenting in a Child with Vascular Malformation

KM Auyeung, SF Lee, YL Chan
Department of Diagnostic Radiology and Organ Imaging, Prince of Wales Hospital, Hong Kong

Klippel-Trenaunay syndrome is an uncommon disease mainly affecting the paediatric population. This syndrome is rare among Chinese people. This is a report of a patient with Klippel-Trenaunay syndrome with emphasis on magnetic resonance imaging, arteriogram, and venogram. The overall features and treatment of Klippel-Trenaunay syndrome are reviewed. (J HK Coll Radiol 2002;5:227-229)

Key Words: Arteriovenous malformations, Child, Klippel-Trenaunay-Weber syndrome

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