ISSN : 1301-5680
e-ISSN : 2149-8156
Turkish Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery     
Surgical treatment of Servelle-Martorell syndrome
Fatih Ada, Cenk Aslan
Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Sivas Numune Hospital, Sivas, Turkey
DOI : 10.5606/tgkdc.dergisi.2018.15358
Although the etiology and prognosis are not known precisely, Servelle-Martorell syndrome is often a venous, but rarely an arterial vascular malformation characterized by soft tissue hypertrophy and musculoskeletal hypotrophy of the affected extremity. In general, surgery is the choice in restricted conditions for the treatment of vascular malformations; however, it is unavoidable, if complications occur. These vascular malformations are often treated with medically using compression stockings and drugs. Herein, we present a 20-year-old male patient with Servelle-Martorell syndrome treated with surgically due to venous malformation.
Keywords : Angioosteohypotrophic syndrome; congenital venous malformation; phlebectatic osteohypoplastic angiodysplasia; Servelle-Martorell syndrome; surgical treatment; vascular malformation
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