|Welcome to National Organization of Vascular Anomalies|
The National Organization of Vascular Anomalies is a patient support, advocacy and educational agency for those affected by vascular tumors and vascular malformations. This includes but is not limited to Infantile Hemangioma, Congenital hemangioma, Tufted Angioma, Pyogenic granuloma, Kaposiform hemangioendothelioma, Kaposi sarcoma, Angiosarcoma, Capilary Malformations, Lymphatic Malformations, Venous Malformations, Arteriovenous Malformations, Ateriovenous fistulas, Combined Malformations, Vascular Anomalies Associated with other anomalies such as Klippel Trenaunay syndrome, Parkes Weber Syndrome, Sturge Weber syndrome, Cloves syndrome, Proteus syndrome, and PHACE syndrome.
Traditionally these tumors and malformations have been called birthmarks.
Medicine and science today dictate that they are so much more.
THE NATIONAL ORGANIZATION OF VASCULAR ANOMALIES is a 501c3a organization and is eligible for tax deductible donations. NOVA is an all volunteer organization. No one affiliated with NOVA benefits financially from the association. NOVA provides this information as a resource. It is not intended to engage in the practice of medicine or to replace the physician. NOVA does not claim to have medical knowledge. NOVA does not endorse any particular physician, treating facility or treatment protocol. In all cases NOVA, the NOVA Board of Directors and associates recommends that you seek the opinion of a physician experienced in the diagnosis and treatment of hemangioma and vascular malformations. To Contact NOVA please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org