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caudal GLUT1+ infantile hemangioma

Thursday 9 June 2011

Digital cases

- Case 265 : GLUT1+ Infantile hemangioma in caudal appendix

Historically, cutaneous stigmata representative of occult spinal dysraphism (OSD) have included lumbar hemangiomas.

Frequently, this skin change is found in conjunction with other cutaneous alterations such as dermal sinus tracts and subcutaneous lipomas.

Localization

- caudal appendix

Associations

- caudal appendix
- myeloschisis

See also

- GLUT1
- infantile hemangioma
- caudal appendix

References

- Lobular capillary hemangioma of the cauda equina. Case report. Holtzman RN, Brisson PM, Pearl RE, Gruber ML. J Neurosurg. 1999 Apr;90(2 Suppl):239-41. PMID: 10199255

- Hemangioblastoma of the conus medullaris associated with cutaneous hemangioma. Michaud LJ, Jaffe KM, Benjamin DR, Stuntz JT, Lemire RJ. Pediatr Neurol. 1988 Sep-Oct;4(5):309-12. PMID: 3242536

- Spinal capillary hemangioma in infants: report of two cases and review of the literature. Karikari IO, Selznick LA, Cummings TJ, George TM. Pediatr Neurosurg. 2007;43(2):125-9. PMID: 17337925

- Isolated flat capillary midline lumbosacral hemangiomas as indicators of occult spinal dysraphism. Tubbs RS, Wellons JC 3rd, Iskandar BJ, Oakes WJ. J Neurosurg. 2004 Feb;100(2 Suppl Pediatrics):86-9. PMID: 14758934