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Old 01-26-2012, 11:15 PM
muse151 muse151 is offline
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Default Angiokeratoma? What?

I emailed one of the doctors on this website. I always thought i had a port wine stain and all the doctors i have seen have told me that. As i get older (i am currently 20) it has gotten thicker and rough. Lots of blood blisters and some parts are scaley. Well when i sent a picture to a doctor and described it he said that he thinks i may have Angiokeratoma. I have no idea what this is and there is not much information on it that i can find.
just wondering if anyone knows much about this, or has it themselves? I am pretty worried about it, and just want it gone.
When i looked up pictures all the cases looks ALOT worse them mine...but i am worried mine will soon become like that.
the picture below is the only birthmark picture i have of mine and its old and not very good...but whatever helps.
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