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Early Rosacea Skin Inflammation, Facial Swelling and Lymphatic Involvement
Researchers point out that lymphatic angiogenesis was not expected as no patient had facial swelling, but that the findings support the long-held belief that the lymphatic system is involved in the process of skin inflammation.
Gomaa AHA, Yaar M, Eyada MMK, Bhawan J. Lymphangiogenesis and angiogenesis in non-phymatous rosacea. Journal of Cutaneous Pathology 2007;34:748-753.
Author: Peter Wilson.
Reviewed: Wednesday, April 16, 2008.
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