Oral cavity
Other benign tumors / conditions
Angiolymphoid hyperplasia with eosinophilia

Author: Charu Thakral, M.D. (see Authors page)

Revised: 18 April 2018, last major update April 2013

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PubMed Search: Angiolymphoid hyperplasia with eosinophilia[TIAB] oral

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Cite this page: Thakral, C. Angiolymphoid hyperplasia with eosinophilia. PathologyOutlines.com website. http://www.pathologyoutlines.com/topic/oralcavityangiolymphoid.html. Accessed January 24th, 2019.
Definition / general
  • Benign, locally proliferating lesion composed of channels of small blood vessels surrounded by lymphocytes and eosinophils
  • In head and neck, usually in dermis or subcutaneous tissue; rare in oral mucosa
Case reports
Treatment
  • Cutaneous lesions: diathermy, laser cauterization, cryotherapy, intralesional corticosteroids, oral retinoids or pentoxifylline
Clinical images

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Erythematous nodule

Lesion on upper and lower lip

Microscopic (histologic) images

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Thickening of blood vessels

Various images