- Teamwork. Doctors at Mayo Clinic are among the most experienced in the diagnosis and treatment of Klippel-Trenaunay syndrome. Doctors who specialize in pediatric cardiology, vascular and endovascular surgery, orthopedic surgery, vascular medicine, skin disease (dermatology), pediatrics, internal medicine, plastic surgery, diagnostic and therapeutic (interventional) radiology, heart (cardiovascular) diseases, colorectal and general surgery, urinary tract conditions (urology), psychology, and physical therapy offer many treatment options. This coordinated approach is important because Klippel-Trenaunay syndrome may involve several parts of your body.
- Research. Mayo Clinic researchers study the possible causes and genetics of Klippel-Trenaunay syndrome. Although the exact cause is unknown, genetic studies at Mayo Clinic may provide information about gene mutations seen in people who have Klippel-Trenaunay syndrome.
Below is a helpful Internet resource on Klippel-Trenaunay syndrome. Mayo Clinic neither owns nor controls this site and is not responsible for its content. Inclusion of this site does not imply endorsement by Mayo Clinic.
Klippel-Trenaunay Support Group
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