Category Archives: Malformations

Klippel-Trénaunay syndrome

This syndrome was described by 2 French neurologists, Maurice Klippel and Paul Trénaunay in 1900. The leg is the commonest part affected. From a management perspective, if patients complain of pain or discomfort it is important to discriminate whether the cause is from the altered biomechanics of limb asymmetry, pressure on surrounding nerves or from… Read More »