Skin - Nonmelanocytic tumors
Vascular tumors
Glomeruloid hemangioma

Author: Christopher Hale, M.D. (see Authors page)

Revised: 7 October 2016, last major update July 2012

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PubMed search: glomeruloid [title] hemangioma

Related topics: Hemangioma

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Definition / general
  • Associated with Castleman disease and POEMS syndrome (Polyneuropathy, Organomegaly, Endocrinopathy, M protein and Skin changes)
Case reports
Microscopic (histologic) description
  • Dermal vascular spaces contain glomeruloid structures formed by capillaries
  • Occasional cells have PAS+ eosinophilic globules
Microscopic (histologic) images
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