Skin nonmelanocytic tumor

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Glomeruloid hemangioma

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PubMed search: glomeruloid [title] hemangioma

Christopher S. Hale, M.D.
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Cite this page: Hale CS. Glomeruloid hemangioma. website. Accessed August 17th, 2022.
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

Contributed by Angel Fernandez-Flores, M.D., Ph.D.

Contributed by Mark R. Wick, M.D.

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