Telangiectasia, Hereditary Hemorrhagic


Disease, Osler's

Hemorrhagic Telangiectasia, Hereditary

Hereditary Hemorrhagic Telangiectasia

Osler Disease

Osler Rendu Disease

Osler Rendu Weber Disease

Osler Weber Rendu Syndrome

Osler's Disease

Osler-Rendu Disease

Osler-Rendu-Weber Disease

Osler-Weber-Rendu Syndrome

Rendu Osler Weber


Telangiectasia, Hereditary Hemorrhagic, Type 1

Telangiectasia, Hereditary Hemorrhagic, of Rendu, Osler, and Weber

Weber Osler


An autosomal dominant vascular anomaly characterized by telangiectases of the skin and mucous membranes and by recurrent gastrointestinal bleeding. This disorder is caused by mutations of a gene (on chromosome 9q3) which encodes endoglin, a membrane glycoprotein that binds TRANSFORMING GROWTH FACTOR BETA.