Soft tissue
Low / intermediate grade vascular tumors

Authors: Vijay Shankar, M.D. (see Authors page)

Revised: 27 September 2016, last major update November 2012

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PubMed search: hemangioendothelioma [title] soft tissue

Related topics: composite, epithelioid / histiocytic, endovascular papillary, kaposiform, polymorphous, retiform, spindle cell

Cite this page: Hemangioendothelioma. website. Accessed January 18th, 2018.
Definition / general
  • Intermediate grade vascular tumor with variable histologic features and clinical behavior
  • 40% recur, 20% metastasize, 15% die of tumors
Positive stains