Epidemiologic Aspect of Congenital Vascular Malformation

  • Young-Wook Kim
  • Byung-Boong Lee


It is difficult to get exact epidemiologic data of congenital vascular malformation (CVM) due to confusing nomenclatures and definition of the CVMs in times past. Epidemiologic data available in the literatures often misguide the true incidence and prevalence of the CVMs.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Sungkyunkwan University, School of Medicine, Vascular Surgery, Samsung Medical CenterSeoulSouth Korea
  2. 2.Center for the Lymphedema and Vascular MalformationsGeorge Washington UniversityWashington, DCUSA
  3. 3.Uniformed ServicesUniversity of the Health SciencesBethesdaUSA

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