Aging Clinical and Experimental Research

, Volume 30, Issue 2, pp 213–215 | Cite as

A case of suspected diffuse dermal angiomatosis associated with severe atherosclerosis

  • Giordano Gianotti
  • Daniela Pinto
  • Pietro Calogero
Case Report
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Keywords

Diffuse dermal angiomatosis Atherosclerosis Angioproliferation 

Notes

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On behalf of all authors, the corresponding author states that there is no conflict of interest.

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This article does not contain any studies with human participants or animals performed by any of the authors requiring ethical approval.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Giordano Gianotti
    • 1
  • Daniela Pinto
    • 1
  • Pietro Calogero
    • 1
  1. 1.Unità Operativa Geriatria, Dipartimento Medico della Continuità assistenziale e delle DisabilitàAzienda Ospedaliero-Universitaria Sant’Orsola-MalpighiBolognaItaly

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