Also known as: PELVIS syndrome
What is PELVIS syndrome?
PELVIS syndrome is used for the association of lumbosacral or genital area hemangiomas associated with malformation of the external genitalia, urinary tract abnormalities (kidneys and bladder), malformations of the end of the spinal cord (lipomyelomeningocele) and abnormalities of the anus (imperforation or tags).
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Just a few weeks after Brianna was born, her mother noticed a red growth on her daughter’s upper lip. Her pediatrician referred the family to specialists who diagnosed the growth as an Infantile Hemangioma. On December 7th, Dr. Chad Perlyn of Nickalus Children's Hospital, removed the hemangioma.
The Vascular Birthmarks Foundation presented Dr. Ana Duarte with a 2016 Physician of the Year Award for outstanding service in the diagnosis and treatment of children affected by a vascular birthmark.