Tufted angioma

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Tufted angioma

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Tufted angioma" returned 8 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Tufted angioma in ear auricle: importance of the differential diagnosis.
 

Author(s): Carla Andréa Avelar Pires, Brena Andrade de Sousa, Gabriela Athayde Amin, Maraya de Jesus Semblano Bittencourt, Mario Fernando Ribeiro de Miranda, Francisca Regina Oliveira Carneiro

Journal: An Bras Dermatol. ;88(6 Suppl 1):113-5.

 

Tufted angioma is an acquired vascular proliferation with specific histological characteristics. The most common clinical features are erythematous macules. It occurs predominantly in children and young adults, especially in the chest and neck. We report the case of a male patient, ...

Last Updated: 18 Dec 2013

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Tufted angioma (Angioblastoma) of eyelid in adults-report of two cases.
 

Author(s): Ruchi Mittal, Devjyoti Tripathy

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Tufted angioma, first recognized in Japanese literature as "Angioblastoma of Nagakawa", is a rare benign vascular tumour with a variable clinical presentation. It commonly manifests as a macule, papule or nodule in infancy or childhood in the region of the upper trunk and neck. Here ...

Last Updated: 15 Nov 2013

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Variable response to propranolol treatment of kaposiform hemangioendothelioma, tufted angioma, and Kasabach-Merritt phenomenon.
 

Author(s): Yvonne E Chiu, Beth A Drolet, Francine Blei, Manuel Carcao, Jason Fangusaro, Michael E Kelly, Alfons Krol, Sabra Lofgren, Anthony J Mancini, Denise W Metry, Michael Recht, Robert A Silverman, Wynnis L Tom, Elena Pope

Journal: Pediatr Blood Cancer. 2012 Nov;59(5):934-8.

 

Propranolol is a non-selective beta-adrenergic antagonist successfully used in a case of kaposiform hemangioendothelioma (KHE) associated with Kasabach-Merritt phenomenon (KMP). We report 11 patients treated with propranolol for KHE and the related variant tufted angioma (TA), six ...

Last Updated: 13 Sep 2012

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The terms "Tufted angioma" returned 1 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Acquired tufted angioma of upper lip: case report and review of the literature.
 

Author(s): Amarpreet Sabharwal, Alfredo Aguirre, Talal M Zahid, Germain Jean-Charles, Michael N Hatton

Journal: Head Neck Pathol. 2013 Sep;7(3):291-4.

 

Acquired tufted angioma is a rare, cutaneous and slow growing benign vascular neoplasm that usually affects pediatric populations. Only six cases of oral mucosal acquired tufted angioma have been reported in the English language literature. We present in this report the seventh case ...

Last Updated: 9 Aug 2013

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A Study to Compare Vincristine to Sirolimus for Treatment of High Risk Vascular Tumors
 

Status: Not yet recruiting

Condition Summary: Kaposiform Hemangioendothelioma (KHE); Kasabach-Merritt Syndrome; Tufted Angioma

 

Last Updated: 14 Nov 2014

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