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J Korean Soc Coloproctol. 2009 Feb;25(1):52-55. English. Case Report.
Cheon SH , Lee SH , Park EB .
Department of Surgery, Ewha Womans University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea.
Department of Surgery, Kyunghee University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea. leeshdr@khu.ac.kr
Abstract

Klippel-Trenaunay syndrome (KTS) is a rare congenital disorder and is essentially a disorder of capillary, venous, and lymphatic malformations. Hematochezia is the most common symptom associated with intestinal hemangiomatosis and remains one of the life-threatening emergencies in KTS. We reported one patient of KTS presented with rectal bleeding and severe anemia who was successfully managed by sphincter-saving operation.

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