capillary hemangioma


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cap·il·lar·y he·man·gi·o·ma

an overgrowth of capillary blood vessels, seen most commonly in the skin, at or soon after birth, as a soft bright red to purple nodule or plaque that usually disappears by the fifth year. The most common type of hemangioma.

capillary hemangioma

A painless benign vascularised skin lesion which develops shortly after birth.
 
Prognosis
Many disappear in early childhood.
 
Management
Local steroid injections often reduce the lesion’s size.

capillary hemangioma

Dermatology A painless benign vascularized red–purple skin lesion that develops shortly after birth Prognosis Many CHs disappear in early childhood Management Local steroid injections may ↓ the CH's size

cap·il·lar·y he·man·gi·o·ma

(kap'i-lār-ē hē-man'jē-ō'mă)
An overgrowth of capillary blood vessels, seen most commonly in the skin, at or soon after birth, as a soft bright red to purple nodule or plaque that usually disappears by the fifth year. The most common type of hemangioma.
Synonym(s): nevus vascularis, nevus vasculosus.
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The capillary hemangioma is a common vascular tumor of the anterior nasal septum.
Proximal nerve root capillary hemangioma presenting as a lung mass with bandlike chest pain: case report and review of literature.
In present study Hemangioma was the second most common lesion (Capillary Hemangioma 4%, Cavernous hemangioma 1% and Lobular hemangioma 0.4%) after Cystic diseases.
Other rare benign vascular tumors include the pyogenic granuloma (also called lobular capillary hemangioma), which is one of the reactive vascular proliferative lesions grouped with vascular tumors.
Capillary hemangioma (CH) is a benign vascular proliferation comprising small, capillary-sized blood vessels, usually occurring in the skin and soft tissue of children, but seldom occurs in the elderly.
Pyogenic granuloma (lobular capillary hemangioma): A clinicopathologic study of 178 cases.
Lobular capillary hemangioma (LCH) or pyogenic granuloma is commonly seen on the skin or in oral cavities.
Lobular capillary hemangioma (LCH), characterized by benign proliferation of capillaries with a lobular architecture, is a common benign vascular tumor of children and adults [1].
Lucarelli et al., "Capillary hemangioma of the scrotum mimicking an epididymal tumor: case report," The American Journal of Surgical Pathology, vol.
In 1940, Kasabach and Merritt reported the case of an infant with a capillary hemangioma associated with extensive purpura responsible for thrombocytopenia, thrombotic microangiopathy and consumption coagulopathy [6].