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Dilated superficial abdominal veins

MedGen UID:
Concept ID:
Anatomical Abnormality
Synonym: Dilatation of the superficial abdominal veins
HPO: HP:0030168


Increase in diameter of the veins located underneath the skin of the abdomen. [from HPO]

Term Hierarchy

CClinical test,  RResearch test,  OOMIM,  GGeneReviews,  VClinVar  
  • CROGVDilated superficial abdominal veins

Recent clinical studies


Hoffman HD, Stockland B, von der Heyden U
J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 1987 Nov-Dec;6(6):878-84. doi: 10.1097/00005176-198711000-00010. PMID: 3316585
Knudtzon J, Gudmundsen TE, Svane S
Acta Chir Scand 1986 Aug-Sep;152:541-6. PMID: 2947414


Simons RJ Jr
Arch Phys Med Rehabil 1987 Mar;68(3):178-9. PMID: 3827562

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