Rosacea: An Introduction

Increased Expression of VEGF

26/3/08

Researchers have noted that increased expression of vascular endothelial growth factor (VEGF), which plays a role in angiogenesis, was found only in rosacea-affected skin samples.

Interestingly, the study found no difference in VEGF levels between rosacea subtypes 1 and 2, which suggests that telangiectasia may be present in each.


Increased Expression of VEGF References/Further Information:

Rosacea and Angiogenesis — Rosacea Treatment Clinic.

Increased VEGF Expression in Rosacea — Rosacea Treatment Clinic.


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