Skin nonmelanocytic tumor
Vascular tumors
Hemangioma variants
Glomeruloid hemangioma

Topic Completed: 1 July 2012

Minor changes: 16 April 2019

Copyright: 2003-2019,, Inc.

PubMed search: glomeruloid [title] hemangioma

Christopher S. Hale, M.D.
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Cite this page: Hale CS. Glomeruloid hemangioma. website. Accessed October 29th, 2020.
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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Courtesy of Angel Fernandez-Flores, M.D., Ph.D., Hospital El Bierzo and Clinica Ponferrada, Spain

Courtesy of Dr. Mark R. Wick

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