Thursday 10 March 2005
capillary hemangioma, capillary hemangiomas
Definition: Capillary hemangioma is a morphological pattern that can be observed in several vascular tumors or vascular malformations (vascular dysplasias).
Digital Cases (Digital slides)
lobular capillary hemangioma
Etiology of capillary hemangiomas
- Pyogenic granuloma is a common benign vascular lesion of the skin and mucosa.
infantile hemangioma GLUT1+
non-involuting congenital hemangioma (NICH)
Nota bene: Lobular capillary hemangioma can be used as a synonym of pyogenic granuloma but it seems to be a lesional pattern observed in several entities. (#7435775#)
spinal capillary hemangioma
emedicine:368 : http://www.emedicine.com/derm/topic368.htm
- capillary hemangiomas
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#