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Old 01-04-2007, 10:39 PM
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I know someone whose son has Microcystic Lymph. Vascul. Malformation. He has what appears to be red marks on his back around the shoulder area and has to wear what looks like to me a wet suit evey day. This seems to be painful to me. I would like to know what causes this disease since I can not find anything on the web. Thanks for any help possible. I also know that the insurance that this family has(we has the same since my husband works with the father and uncle) will not help pay for out of town doctor visits.
Thanks to everyone in advance. Feel free to email me at aprilone95@excite.com.
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