Table of ContentsDefinition / general | Case reports | Clinical images | Microscopic (histologic) images | Positive stains | Differential diagnosis
Cite this page: Hale CS. Infantile hemangioma. PathologyOutlines.com website. https://www.pathologyoutlines.com/topic/skintumornonmelanocytichemangiomajuvenile.html. Accessed January 24th, 2021.
Definition / general
- Usually congenital or perinatal and grow during the first few months of life
- Spontaneously involutes, not associated with Kasabach-Merritt phenomenon
- 3 year old male child with painless, dome-shaped lesion of the upper lip (J Oral Maxillofac Pathol 2011;15:316)
Microscopic (histologic) images
- Kaposiform hemangioendothelioma: doesn't involute, GLUT1–, LewisY–, often associated with Kasabach-Merritt phenomenon