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By Arnold J. Rudolph M.D., Arnold J. Rudolph MD

This can be a part of a wonderful 5-volume set representing the lifestyles paintings of the main meticulous photographic archivist in neonatology. Over the process forty years, Dr. Rudolph accumulated photos of almost each affliction, illness, and affecting the infant. jointly they act as a uniquely robust diagnostic instrument.

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The cause of the hemihypertrophy is not definitely known, but it is suggested that it may be due to a local increased blood supply to the area. 130. The large cavernous hemangioma involving the neck, chest, and axilla of this infant was associated with numerous other small hemangiomas over the body and resulted in hemihypertrophy of the right upper arm, the right leg, and the left foot. This is another example of Klippel-Trenaunay syndrome. In Klippel-Trenaunay syndrome one should always check for hemangiomata of the viscera, brain, and eyes in addition to the involvement of the skin.

Port wine stain (nevus flammeus) is another macular hemangioma which represents a regional dilatation and enlargement of mature capillaries. It usually affects the skin of the face and neck, and the lesions are sharp-bordered and range in color from pale purple to deep burgundy. It usually does not indicate underlying abnormalities unless it extends into the area of distribution of the ophthalmic branch of the trigeminal nerve that serves the facial skin over the eyelid and up into the brow where, as in this infant, it may signal the presence of the intracranial vascular anomalies of Sturge-Weber syndrome (encephalotrigeminal angiomatosis).

Note that the nevus is pale and has prominent capillaries. It may be the precursor of a strawberry nevus in that it starts as a fine, threadlike telangiectasis surrounded by an area of localized pallor. Both strawberry nevus and nevus anemicus involute spontaneously. 111. Another example of a nevus anemicus present at birth on the left thigh. Capillary hemangiomas (strawberry nevi) may be present at birth, but generally develop during the first few postnatal weeks as pale or slightly reddened, well-demarcated zones of skin a few millimeters to several centimeters in diameter.

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