Skip Ribbon Commands
Skip to main content
Menu

Port-Wine Stain / Capillary Malformations

Port-Wine Stain / Capillary Malformations - What it is

Port-wine stains (PWS) are birthmarks that occur due to abnormal development of blood vessels.

They are usually present at birth and do not resolve spontaneously.

About three in 1,000 babies are born with a PWS. It affects boys and girls equally and do not usually run in families.

Port-Wine Stain / Capillary Malformations - How to prevent?

Port-Wine Stain / Capillary Malformations - Causes and Risk Factors

Port-Wine Stain / Capillary Malformations - Preparing for surgery

Port-Wine Stain / Capillary Malformations - Post-surgery care

The information provided is not intended as medical advice. Terms of use. Information provided by SingHealth
Discover articles,videos, and guides afrom Singhealth's resources across the web. These information are collated, making healthy living much easier for everyone.

TOP