Phlebologie 2016; 45(05): 304-307
DOI: 10.12687/phleb2337-5-2016
Review Article
Schattauer GmbH

Congenital vascular malformations

Disturbances of sexual function and pregnancy Article in several languages: English | deutsch
D. Schlembach
1   Vivantes Klinikum Neukölln, Klinik für Geburtsmedizin, Berlin, Germany
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Publication History

Received: 16 August 2016

Accepted: 18 August 2016

Publication Date:
22 December 2017 (online)


Congenital vascular anomalies may occur at any anatomical region, but genital vascular anomalies in women are rare findings. Therefore the majority of the problems in pregnancy are due to secondary complications of vascular anomalies (especially in syndromes). Proper knowledge of these disorders and the necessities in diagnosis and management is essential.