Journal of Hong Kong College of Radiologists

Volume 5 Number 4, 2002

Hereditary Haemorrhagic Telangiectasia - Osler-Weber-Rendu Disease - with Extensive Hepatic Arteriovenous Malformation

TL Chan,1 Li Allen,2 TKL Loke,2 JCS Chan2
1Department of Diagnostic Radiology and Nuclear Medicine, Tuen Mun Hospital, Tuen Mun, New Territories, Hong Kong
2Radiology and Organ Imaging Department, United Christian Hospital, Kwun Tong, Hong Kong

Hereditary haemorrhagic telangiectasia is a rare disease. Hepatic involvement is infrequent. A patient with an extensive hepatic arteriovenous malformation is presented. Characteristic computed tomographic and angiographic findings are described followed by a review of the literature. (J HK Coll Radiol 2002;5:237-239)

Key Words: Angiography, Arteriovenous malformation, Computed tomography, Hereditary haemorrhagic telangiectasia, Telangiectasia

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