Skin nonmelanocytic tumor
Vascular tumors
Capillary hemangioma


Topic Completed: 1 July 2012

Revised: 16 April 2019

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PubMed search: capillary [title] hemangioma skin

Christopher S. Hale, M.D.
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Cite this page: Hale CS. Capillary hemangioma. PathologyOutlines.com website. http://www.pathologyoutlines.com/topic/skintumornonmelanocytichemangiomacapillary.html. Accessed October 21st, 2019.
Definition / general
  • Small (usually 1 - 3 mm) benign vascular lesions
  • Also called strawberry hemangioma
  • Children: usually regress by fibrosis
  • Adults: may slowly enlarge or thrombose
Microscopic (histologic) images
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Lobular capillary hemangioma

Lobular capillary hemangioma - irritated

Differential diagnosis
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