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varix or varicose condition in which a vein is swollen and tortuous

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Hemangioma, telangiectasia, angiodysplasia, and phlebectasia are typical forms of small bowel vascular lesions.
Benign results, such as phlebectasia and lymphangiectasia, were commonly found in more than 65% of the video capsule endoscopies but were not included in the analysis.
1-3) We present an unusual neck mass that was discovered after neck trauma and was diagnosed as phlebectasia of the internal jugular vein (IJV).
While the diagnosis of laryngocele is usually made on clinical grounds, it has to be differentiated from all other neck swellings which includes any cystic swelling in the upper part of the neck like branchial cyst, submandibular salivary gland duct cyst, cystic hygroma, saccular cyst, mucous retention cyst, thyroglossal duct cyst and neck swellings which increase in size on valsalva manoeuvre like Jugular vein phlebectasia.
Moreover, phlebectasia, congestion, vascular endothelial proliferation, increased permeability, and vessels surrounded by eosinophils (Figure 4D) were evident.