Skin nonmelanocytic tumor
Vascular tumors
Hemangioma variants
Spindle cell hemangioma


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Christopher S. Hale, M.D.
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Cite this page: Hale CS. Spindle cell hemangioma. PathologyOutlines.com website. https://www.pathologyoutlines.com/topic/skintumornonmelanocytichemangiomaspindle.html. Accessed June 19th, 2021.
Definition / general
  • Formerly called spindle cell hemangioendothelioma
  • Associated with Mafucci syndrome
Case reports
Clinical images

Contributed by Mark R. Wick, M.D.

In Maffucci syndrome

Microscopic (histologic) description
  • Bland spindle cell proliferations between vascular lumina with extravasated erythrocytes (similar to Kaposi's sarcoma), but also with vacuolated cells and epithelioid endothelial cells (unlike Kaposi's sarcoma)
Microscopic (histologic) images

Contributed by Mark R. Wick, M.D.



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Cytology images

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