Skin - Nonmelanocytic tumors
Benign (infantile) hemangioendothelioma
Reviewer: Christopher Hale, M.D. (see Reviewers page)
Revised: 16 July 2012, last major update July 2012
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● Benign vascular tumor in skin and liver
● Infant mortality from congestive heart failure
● Associated with Kasabach-Merritt Phenomenon
● Dark red patch, plaque, or nodule
● Lobular with marked hypercellularity
● Vascular lobules (of pyogenic granuloma) also present
Numerous dilated vascular spaces in dermis
● J Korean Med Sci 2001;16:127,
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