Pyogenic Granuloma

Common Name(s)

Pyogenic Granuloma, Lobular Capillary Hemangioma

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stopcaidnow.org

Our mission is simple-Educate, Provide Awareness, and Fund Researchers who are committed to finding a cure. StopCAIDnow(501c3) is focused on providing tools to better educate Doctor’s and the community on AutoInflammatory diseases. There is a need for an understanding of these diseases so proper diagnosis can be made, and treatment can be started. This will help alleviate the inflammation process, 7 the pain that comes with it. Proper diagnosis is urgent for the prognosis of these diseases. If left untreated damage to the tissues, organs & vision(for some) will not only be irreversible but devastating

Last Updated: 5 Mar 2013

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

stopcaidnow.org

Our mission is simple-Educate, Provide Awareness, and Fund Researchers who are committed to finding a cure. StopCAIDnow(501c3) is focused on providing tools to better educate Doctor’s and the community on AutoInflammatory diseases. There is a need for an understanding of these diseases so proper diagnosis can be made, and treatment can be started. This will help alleviate the inflammation process, 7 the pain that comes with it. Proper diagnosis is urgent for the prognosis of these diseases. If left untreated damage to the tissues, organs & vision(for some) will not only be irreversible but devastating

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Last Updated: 5 Mar 2013

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Pyogenic Granuloma" returned 70 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Immunohistochemical Evaluation of Angiogenesis Related Markers in Pyogenic Granuloma of Gingiva.
 

Author(s): Maryam Seyedmajidi, Shahryar Shafaee, Golnarsadat Hashemipour, Ali Bijani, Hodis Ehsani

Journal: Asian Pac. J. Cancer Prev.. 2015 ;16(17):7513-6.

 

Pyogenic granuloma is a common non-neoplastic connective tissue proliferation. ICAM-1 and VCAM-1 are vascular adhesion molecules and CD34 is a marker for evaluation of angiogenesis. The purpose of this study was to compare the immunohistochemical expression of ICAM-1, VCAM-1 and CD34 ...

Last Updated: 2 Dec 2015

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Rare cause of severe anemia due to pyogenic granuloma in the jejunum.
 

Author(s): Shun-Ichi Misawa, Hiroto Sakamoto, Akira Kurogochi, Yasushi Kirii, Shinichiro Nakamura, Tomoko Misawa, Suguru Yoneda, Mari Hirano, Osamu Owa, Hiroyuki Takagi, Hiroyoshi Ota

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Pyogenic granuloma (PG) is a polypoid lobular capillary hemangioma rarely observed in the gastrointestinal tract. Only a few cases in the small bowel have been described in the literature.

Last Updated: 8 Oct 2015

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Pyogenic Granuloma: A Retrospective 10-year Analysis of 82 Cases.
 

Author(s): Tadashi Akamatsu, Ushio Hanai, Megumi Kobayashi, Muneo Miyasaka

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Pyogenic granuloma (PG) is a common acquired hemorrhagic benign vascular lesion of the skin and mucous membranes. Recently, PG was considered a capillary hemangioma and was renamed as lobular capillary hemangioma (LCH). A clinical retrospective analysis of PG cases in our institute ...

Last Updated: 15 Sep 2015

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The terms "Pyogenic Granuloma" returned 4 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Gastric pyogenic granuloma detected due to abdominal symptoms and treated with endoscopic resection.
 

Author(s): Tomoyuki Shibata, Yuichiro Ichikawa, Masaaki Okubo, Tomomitsu Tahara, Takamitsu Ishizuka, Ichiro Hirata

Journal: Intern. Med.. 2013 ;52(24):2749-52.

 

The patient was a 35-year-old man who felt persistent hunger pain for five months. Upper gastrointestinal scope studies revealed a 20-mm polypoid lesion located in the middle body of the stomach. The pathological diagnosis revealed a granuloma in the biopsy specimens. The eradication ...

Last Updated: 16 Dec 2013

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Pyogenic granuloma: an unusual cause of massive gastrointestinal bleeding from the small bowel.
 

Author(s): Dana C Moffatt, Paul Warwryko, Harminder Singh

Journal: Can. J. Gastroenterol.. 2009 Apr;23(4):261-4.

 

Small bowel hemorrhage is responsible for approximately 4% of all cases of gastrointestinal bleeding. The etiology of bleeding from the small bowel is a tumour in approximately 10% of cases. Pyogenic granuloma is a common inflammatory vascular tumour of the dermis, which rarely occurs ...

Last Updated: 17 Apr 2009

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Oral pyogenic granuloma: a review.
 

Author(s): Hamid Jafarzadeh, Majid Sanatkhani, Nooshin Mohtasham

Journal: J Oral Sci. 2006 Dec;48(4):167-75.

 

Pyogenic granuloma is one of the inflammatory hyperplasias seen in the oral cavity. This term is a misnomer because the lesion is unrelated to infection and in reality arises in response to various stimuli such as low-grade local irritation, traumatic injury or hormonal factors. It ...

Last Updated: 15 Jan 2007

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