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Have you heard of the disease hemangiomatosis or kasabash-merrit syndrome?

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Asked by ky_phoenix at 8:17 PM on Mar. 26, 2011 in Health

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  • no sorry

    Answer by feralkitten at 8:20 PM on Mar. 26, 2011

  • no out of curiousity what is it?

    Answer by luckygirl2000 at 9:33 AM on Mar. 27, 2011

  • it is a disease that when it stars out at birth it is in the bones and causes holes in the bones then later in life, it goes to the organs 9spleen kidneys liver etc, and causes these hemangiomas (blood cysts) to form and they can bust and cause internal bleeding. In some cases there is random fluid that builds up around the lungs and they don't know why because the patients rarely live to adult age and when they do the doctors that treat the children that have this dont follow through on the research.

    Comment by ky_phoenix (original poster) at 4:11 PM on Mar. 27, 2011

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