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Hereditary Hemorrhagic Telangiectasia (HHT)


Hereditary Hemorrhagic Telangiectasia (HHT) Treatment Program

As one of the top ranked health care centers in the United States, at UCLA we constantly strive to combine innovation and clinical care to offer patients the most advanced, patient-centered care in the world. The HHT Center of Excellence at UCLA is a multidisciplinary practice which facilitates the comprehensive coordination of care necessary for treating patients with HHT. Our Mission » | About HHT »

How does HHT affect children?

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Most children with HHT have normal, healthy childhoods, with or without nosebleeds.

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What is HHT?

Hereditary hemorrhagic telangiectasia (HHT) is an autosomal dominant vascular disorder, affecting approximately 1 in 5000 persons. It is an "equal opportunity disorder"; all ethnicities and both genders are similarly affected.
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I Might Have HHT, What should I do?

I think I (or my family member) might have HHT, but I'm not sure. What should I do? Start with a phone call to the HHT center. If there is a chance you might have HHT, a clinic visit can be arranged.
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Specific Complications

•  Nosebleeds
•  Pulmonary AVMs
•  Cerebral AVMs

•  Gastrointestinal Bleeding
•  Hepatic AVMs
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