sclerosing hemangioma


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scle·ros·ing he·man·gi·o·ma

1. a benign lung or bronchial lesion, often subpleural, sometimes multiple, which forms hyalinized connective tissue.
2. Synonym(s): dermatofibroma
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benign fibrous histiocytoma

A benign tumour composed of primitive mesenchymal cells (macrophages or histiocytes) seen in the skin and soft tissues of the legs of young to middle-aged patients, more commonly women, usually in relation to skeletal muscle.
 
Management
Excision.
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sclerosing hemangioma

Lung pathology A benign lesion of ♀ adults characterized by a circumscribed, slowly growing mass of polygonal cells thought to arise from type II pneumocytes with mesenchymal stroma Skin pathology Benign fibrous histiocytoma, see there; aka dermatofibroma, nodular fibrosis.
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scle·ros·ing he·man·gi·o·ma

(sklĕ-rō'sing hē-man'jē-ō'mă)
A benign lung or bronchial lesion, often subpleural, sometimes multiple, that forms hyalinized connective tissue.
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Mahboob, "Clinical case report: Sclerosing hemangioma of the liver, a rare but great mimicker," Radiology Case Reports, vol.
Tei et al., "Multiple hepatic sclerosing hemangioma mimicking metastatic liver tumor successfully treated by laparoscopic surgery: Report of a case," International Journal of Surgery Case Reports, vol.
Table 1: Cases of hepatic sclerosing hemangioma in the English literature.
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Han, "Sixteen cases of sclerosing hemangioma of the lung including unusual presentations," Journal of Korean Medical Science, vol.
A clinicopathologic study of 100 cases of pulmonary sclerosing hemangioma with immunohistochemical studies: TTF-1 is expressed in both round and surface cells, suggesting an origin from primitive respiratory epithelium.
Expression of thyroid transcription factor-1 and other markers in sclerosing hemangioma of the lung.
Neuroendocrine differentiation in 32 cases of so-called sclerosing hemangioma of the lung: identified by immunohistochemical and ultrastructural study.
Recently, various molecular pathology techniques have been utilized to further elucidate the molecular pathogenesis of sclerosing hemangioma. One study used laser capture microdissection and reverse transcriptase-polymerase chain reaction (RT-PCR) to study mRNA expression.
Identifying 3 of the 4 major architectural patterns within the tumor can be extremely helpful in suggesting sclerosing hemangioma during intraoperative consultation.
So-called sclerosing hemangioma of the lung: evidence for mesothelial origin.