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Klippel-Trenaunay-Weber Syndrome and Heart Failure, an Uncommon Presentation

Volume 4 - Issue 1

Gian Manuel Jiménez-Rodríguez*1, Luis Antonio Cota-Apodaca1, Mariana Chaire Hernández1 and Francisco Martín Baranda-Tovar1

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    • 1Instituto Nacional de Cardiología, Ignacio Chávez, México
    • 1Universidad La Salle, Facultad Mexicana de Medicina, México

    *Corresponding author:Gian Manuel Jiménez-Rodríguez, Instituto Nacional de Cardiología, Ignacio Chávez, Ciudad de, México

Received: April 13, 2018;   Published: April 25, 2018

DOI: 10.26717/BJSTR.2018.04.001000

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Klippel-Trenaunay-Weber syndrome is a rare congenital disorder characterized by the triad of capillary malformations, bony or soft tissue hypertrophy usually of lower limbs, and venous varicosities or malformations [1], both genders are equally affected. The prevalence is estimated 1 in 20 000 to 1 in 100 000 live births [2].

Abbrevation: KTWS: Klippel Trenaunay Weber Syndrome; LA: Left Atrium; LVHY: Left Ventricular Hypokinesia; EF: Ejection Fraction

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