Haemangioma, vascular leiomyoma
, lymphoma or metastasis should be considered in the differential if the lesion is located elsewhere.
Angiomyolipomas may mimic lipoleiomyoma, degenerated myoma and vascular leiomyoma
with a fat component (16).
Histologically, three types of leiomyomas are present: epithelioid leiomyoma, solid -form leiomyoma, and vascular leiomyoma
(angiomyomas or angioleiomyomas) (5, 6).
Angioleiomyoma, also known as vascular leiomyoma
or angiomyoma, was first described by Stout et al, (1) in 1937.
Angioleiomyoma (AL), otherwise known as vascular leiomyoma
, is a rare variant of leiomyoma (LM) originating from smooth muscle cells and containing thick-walled vessels.
The differential diagnosis of this lesion includes fibrous histiocytoma, Malignant fibrous histocytoma, synovial sarcoma, other stromal sarcomas, juxtaglomerular tumor, vascular leiomyoma
, juvenile hemangioma and lobular capillary hemangioma.
of the nasal cavity: case report and review of the literature.
Duinslaeger L, Viererdeels T, Wylock P: Vascular leiomyoma
of the hand.
We report an unusual case of a recurrent laryngeal vascular leiomyoma
in a 64-year-old woman who also had a concurrent parathyroid adenoma and a history of breast carcinoma.
of the carotid sheath simulating a carotid body tumor.
of the inferior turbinate--Report of a case and review of the literature.
Angioleiomyomas, also known as angiomas and vascular leiomyomas
, account for 5% of all benign soft-tissue tumors; they commonly occur in patients between the fourth and sixth decades of life.