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What Should I Do if I Have a Vascular Malformation?
If a vascular malformation is very large or affects the breathing system (airway or lungs) or another large organ system, it could be life-threatening. If it has uncontrollable bleeding, this could also be life-threatening. Large and/or life-threatening lesions should be evaluated by a multidisciplinary team of specialists that includes plastic surgeons, dermatologists, ophthalmologists, radiologists, and other specialists, depending on what organs are involved.