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37. Picture of Spider Angioma

Picture of Spider Angioma
Image Source: Color Atlas & Synopsis of Pediatric DermatologyKay Shou-Mei Kane, Jen Bissonette Ryder, Richard Allen Johnson, Howard P. Baden, Alexander StratigosCopyright 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies. All rights reserved.
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Spider angiomas are groupings of small, dilated blood vessels underneath the surface of the skin. The photo depicts a spider angioma on the face of a child.

Color Atlas & Synopsis of Pediatric Dermatology Kay Shou-Mei Kane, Jen Bissonette Ryder, Richard Allen Johnson, Howard P. Baden, Alexander Stratigos Copyright 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies. All rights reserved.

Text Reference: The New England Journal of Medicine, vol. 360, 2009: "Spider Angiomas"

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