Hemangioma

Common Name(s)

Hemangioma

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VHL Family Alliance

Dedicated to improving diagnosis, treatment, and life quality for individuals and families affected by von Hippel-Lindau disease and funding research to uncover a cure.

Last Updated: 15 Oct 2012

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Condition Specific Organizations

Following organizations serve the condition "Hemangioma" for support, advocacy or research.

VHL Family Alliance

Dedicated to improving diagnosis, treatment, and life quality for individuals and families affected by von Hippel-Lindau disease and funding research to uncover a cure.

http://www.vhl.org

Last Updated: 15 Oct 2012

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Hemangioma" returned 543 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Epithelioid hemangioma of distal femoral epiphysis in a patient with congenital talipes equinovarus.
 

Author(s): Asit Ranjan Mridha, Prateek Kinra, Mukund Sable, Meher Chand Sharma, Shishir Rastogi, Shah Alam Khan, Shivanand Gamanagatti

Journal: Malays J Pathol. 2014 Apr;36(1):63-6.

 

Epithelioid hemangioma (EH) is a rare benign vascular lesion of soft tissue and bone, characterized by endothelial cells with epithelioid or histiocytoid appearance. Though tubular bones, flat bones, vertebra and short bones are common sites for this lesion, the epiphyseal involvement ...

Last Updated: 25 Apr 2014

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Role of MRI in the diagnosis and evaluation of cavernous hemangioma of the arm.
 

Author(s): M E Ciurea, S Bondari, L E Stoica, I A Gheonea

Journal: J Med Life. 2014 Mar;7(1):46-50.

 

Sinusoidal hemangioma is a rare type of cavernous hemangioma with different clinico-pathological aspects. They are usually localized in the extremities with interest in the subcutaneous layer. The new imaging techniques play an important role in diagnosis, evaluation and follow-up ...

Last Updated: 21 Mar 2014

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A rare case of rapidly enlarging tracheal lobular capillary hemangioma presenting as difficult to ventilate acute asthma during pregnancy.
 

Author(s): Shivesh Prakash, Shailesh Bihari, Ubbo Wiersema

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Lobular Capillary Hemangioma (LCH) is a benign tumour that is known to be hormone responsive and have a relatively high incidence during pregnancy, the most common site being the gingival surfaces. A tracheal origin for this tumour is extremely rare, with no case reported so far in ...

Last Updated: 18 Mar 2014

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The terms "Hemangioma" returned 46 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

A hemangioma of the sigmoid colon mesentery presenting as a retroperitonealtumor: a case report and review.
 

Author(s): Anca-Laura Amati, Andreas Hecker, Thilo Schwandner, Hassan Ghanem, Julia Holler, Martin Reichert, Winfried Padberg

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Hemangiomas of the gastrointestinal tract and mesentery are uncommon benign vascular lesions. While spontaneous bleeding is the hallmark of the gastrointestinal tumor variant, clinical signs of mesenteric hemangiomas are mostly unspecific. Despite the increasing imaging quality of ...

Last Updated: 18 Apr 2014

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Signaling pathways in the development of infantile hemangioma.
 

Author(s): Yi Ji, Siyuan Chen, Kai Li, Li Li, Chang Xu, Bo Xiang

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Infantile hemangioma (IH), which is the most common tumor in infants, is a benign vascular neoplasm resulting from the abnormal proliferation of endothelial cells and pericytes. For nearly a century, researchers have noted that IH exhibits diverse and often dramatic clinical behaviors. ...

Last Updated: 6 Feb 2014

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An unusual case of cavernous hemangioma of the rib in a young man with lung tuberculosis: a brief review and case report.
 

Author(s): Memduh Oruc, Ahmet Engin Atay, Pervin Karabulut, Semir Pasa, Ahmet Elbey, Nazim Ekin, Serdar Yildirim

Journal: Intern. Med.. 2013 ;52(11):1263-5.

 

Hemangiomas are benign vascular tumors that usually involve the liver, skin, eyes and central nervous system. Hemangioma of the bone is unusual and is generally observed in the vertebrae or skull while hemangioma of the costae is extremely rare. Hemangioma of the rib and chest wall ...

Last Updated: 3 Jun 2013

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Symptoms, Diagnosis, and Treatment

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Topical Timolol Gel for the Treatment of Infantile Hemangiomas
 

Status: Not yet recruiting

Condition Summary: Hemangioma

 

Last Updated: 22 May 2014

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Last Updated: 17 Jun 2013

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Last Updated: 10 Apr 2014

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