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    [Central Serous Chorioretinopathy as a Masquerading Syndrome of Choroidal Hemangioma].
    Cesk Slov Oftalmol 2016 ;72(6):209-214
    Introduction: The finding of the neuroretinal ablation in fovea centralis area on Optic Coherence Tomography (OCT) examination in young men is a typical finding for central serous choroidoretinopathy. This finding may masquerade the presence of the choroidal hemangioma.

    Case Report: The author presents case reports of two young men, in which, according to the finding of neuroretinal ablation on OCT, the diagnosis of central serous choroidoretinopathy was established. Read More

    Surgical treatment of a huge kaposiform hemangioendothelioma in the chest wall: A case study.
    SAGE Open Med Case Rep 2016 1;4:2050313X16684742. Epub 2016 Dec 1.
    Department of Hemangioma & Vascular Malformation, Henan Provincial People's Hospital, Zhengzhou, P.R. China.
    Kaposiform hemangioendothelioma, a rare vascular pediatric tumor often associated with Kasabach-Merritt phenomenon, is characterized by severe thrombocytopenia and consumptive coagulopathy. Kaposiform hemangioendothelioma is a severe disease and may progress quickly, resulting in a high mortality. However, standard treatment regimens for Kasabach-Merritt phenomenon have not yet been established. Read More

    Ocular findings in sturge-weber syndrome.
    Eur J Ophthalmol 2000 Jul-Sep 2000;10(3):239-243
    Department of Ophthalmology, School of Medicine, Firat University, Elazig - Turkey.
    Purpose: We reviewed the rare ocular findings of Sturge-Weber syndrome (SWS) and the results of implantation of the Ahmed valve in cases associated with glaucoma.

    Methods: Seven patients (range 18 to 52 years) diagnosed as SWS were reviewed as clinical findings over two years. An anterior chamber maintainer was placed in patients with glaucoma to maintain stable intraocular pressure and minimize the risk of intraocular hemorrhage due to sudden pressure changes during surgery, when an Ahmed valve is implanted. Read More

    Rupture of hepatic hemangioma with hemoperitoneum due to spontaneous gallbladder perforation: A unique case report.
    Medicine (Baltimore) 2017 Feb;96(8):e6110
    aDepartment of Hepatobiliary and Pancreatic Surgery, The First Affiliated Hospital, College of Medicine, Zhejiang University, Hangzhou bDepartment of Hepatobiliary and Pancreatic Surgery, Shengzhou Branch of The First Affiliated Hospital, College of Medicine, Zhejiang University, Shengzhou, Zhejiang, P.R. China.
    Introduction: Hemangiomas are common benign tumors of the liver. Spontaneous rupture is a rare complication, occurring most commonly in giant hemangiomas. Rupture of a hemangioma with hemoperitoneum is a serious development and can be fatal if not managed promptly. Read More

    When to stop propranolol for infantile hemangioma.
    Sci Rep 2017 Feb 22;7:43292. Epub 2017 Feb 22.
    From the Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Shanghai Ninth People's Hospital, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, School of Medicine, Shanghai, China.
    There is no definitive conclusion regarding the optimal timing for terminating propranolol treatment for infantile hemangioma (IH). A total of 149 patients who underwent detailed color Doppler ultrasound examination were included in this study. The characteristics and propranolol treatment of all patients were summarized and analyzed. Read More

    [Significance of differential diagnosis for sinonasal mass by CT value].
    Zhong Nan Da Xue Xue Bao Yi Xue Ban 2017 Jan;42(1):55-59
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, First Affiliated Hospital of Xiamen University, Xiamen Fujian 361000, China.
    Objective: To explore whether CT value is useful in identifying different disease in tumors of rhinosinus parenchyma.
 Methods: The data of preoperation noncontrast CT in 277 patients were retrospectively reviewed. The final diagnosis and classification were based on the result of surgical histopathological examination. Read More

    The Art of Mimicry: Anterior Clinoid Dural-Based Cavernous Hemangioma Mistaken for a Meningioma.
    World Neurosurg 2017 Feb 15. Epub 2017 Feb 15.
    University of Toledo Medical Center, Department of Surgery, Division of Neurological Surgery, Toledo, Ohio, USA. Electronic address:
    Background: Cavernous hemangiomas account for 5-13% of central nervous system vascular lesions. They are usually found intra-axially but rarely involve extra-axial structures, most commonly the middle cranial fossa. A cavernous hemangioma presenting as a clinoid meningioma is extremely rare. Read More

    Evaluation of choroidal tumors with optical coherence tomography: enhanced depth imaging and OCT-angiography features.
    Eye (Lond) 2017 Feb 17. Epub 2017 Feb 17.
    Eye Clinic, Department of Neurosciences, Reproductive Sciences and Dentistry, University of Naples Federico II, Naples, Italy.
    AimTo describe the vascular features of choroidal tumors using enhanced depth imaging (EDI), optical coherence tomography (OCT), and OCT-angiography.MethodsIn this prospective study, we evaluated 116 Caucasian patients with choroidal tumors (60 eyes with choroidal nevi, 40 with choroidal melanoma, 6 with choroidal hemangioma, 2 with optic disc melanocytoma, 6 with choroidal osteoma, and 2 with retinal metastases). Patients underwent a complete ophthalmic examination including bulbar echography, EDI-OCT, OCT-angiography, and multicolor imaging. Read More

    Oral mucosal lesions in a Chilean elderly population: A retrospective study with a systematic review from thirteen countries.
    J Clin Exp Dent 2017 Feb 1;9(2):e276-e283. Epub 2017 Feb 1.
    Gerontology Program, Faculty of Medical Sciences, University of Campinas (UNICAMP), Campinas, São Paulo, Brazil.
    Background: The oral examination is an essential part of the multidisciplinary medical care in elderly people. Oral mucosal lesions and normal variations of oral anatomy (OMLs) are very common in this people, but few studies have examined the frequency and prevalence of these conditions worldwide and less in Chile. The aim of this research was to evaluate the frequency of OMLs in a Chilean elderly population. Read More

    Zygomatic Intraosseous Hemangioma: Case Report and Literature Review.
    Craniomaxillofac Trauma Reconstr 2017 Mar 4;10(1):1-10. Epub 2016 Nov 4.
    Division of Plastic, Reconstructive, Maxillofacial and Oral Surgery, Department of Surgery, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina.
    Intraosseous hemangiomas are uncommon intrabony lesions, representing approximately 0.5 to 1% of all intraosseous tumors. Their description varies from "benign vasoformative neoplasms" to true hamartomatous proliferations of endothelial cells forming a vascular network with intermixed fibrous connective tissue stroma. Read More

    Bilateral retinitis pigmentosa with unilateral choroidal nevus: A hitherto unreported association.
    Saudi J Ophthalmol 2016 Jul-Sep;30(3):207-209. Epub 2016 Feb 17.
    Sankara Nethralaya, Kolkata, India.
    Retinitis Pigmentosa (RP) has been reported to be associated with retinal hemangioma, retinal angiomatous proliferation, polypoidal choroidal vasculopathy and vasoproliferative tumours. However there is no previous report of choroidal nevus in an eye with RP. We describe such a case in which the eye with RP had a choroidal nevus at the macula. Read More

    Pyogenic Granuloma: Possible Cause for Macroscopic Hematuria in Children.
    Urology 2017 Feb 13. Epub 2017 Feb 13.
    Department of Surgery, Division of Urology, Rambam Health Care Campus, Haifa, Israel.
    Pyogenic Granuloma is a benign vascular tumor that rarely reported in the urinary tract of pediatric population. Herein we present a case of a child followed for recurrent painless macroscopic hematuria. We performed ureteroscopy, and a whitish lesion was discovered in the upper calyx of the right kidney. Read More

    Congenital hemangioma.
    Cutis 2017 Jan;99(1):E31-E33
    Department of Dermatology, Hedi Chaker Hospital, Sfax, Tunisia.
    Congenital hemangiomas (CHs) are fully developed hemangiomas that are present at birth. There are 2 possible types: rapidly involuting CHs (RICHs) and noninvoluting CHs (NICHs). We conducted a retrospective study (2008-2012) of 6 patients (2 females, 4 males) with CHs (mean age, 16 days). Read More

    [Trigemino-cardiac reflex in skull base surgery].
    Beijing Da Xue Xue Bao 2017 Feb;49(1):164-168
    Department of Neurosurgery, Peking University First Hospital, Beijing 100034, China.
    Objective: To explore the mechanism, clinical features, and prognosis of Trigemino-cardiac reflex (TCR) during skull base operations.

    Methods: A retrospective analysis was performed on 291 patients with skull base disease from Jan. 2009 to Oct. Read More

    The pigment epithelium-derived factor (PEDF): an important potential therapeutic agent for infantile hemangioma.
    Arch Dermatol Res 2017 Feb 14. Epub 2017 Feb 14.
    Plastic Surgery Department of Affiliated Fujian Union Hospital of Fujian Medical University, No.29, Xinquan Road, Fuzhou, 350001, Fujian, China.
    In previous studies, the expression and the role of proangiogenic factors in infantile hemangiomas have been well studied. However, the role of angiogenic inhibitors has been revealed rarely. The expression of PEDF, as the strongest and safe endogenous inhibitor, is still unrecognized until the current study. Read More

    Capillary Hemangioma of Thoracic Spinal Cord: PET/CT and MR Findings.
    Clin Nucl Med 2017 Feb 13. Epub 2017 Feb 13.
    From the Departments of *Nuclear Medicine, and †Pathology, West China Hospital of Sichuan University, Chengdu, Sichuan, People's Republic of China.
    Capillary hemangiomas are frequently encountered superficially in the cutaneous, subcutaneous, or mucosal tissues during the childhood and early adulthood, but the occurrence of spinal intradural capillary hemangioma is relatively rare. Herein, we report a case with capillary hemangioma of the thoracic spine. MR and PET/CT features of this lesion are presented, and awareness of this entity may help differentiate it from other spinal intradural tumors. Read More

    Prospective, open-label, rater-blinded and self-controlled pilot study of the treatment of proliferating superficial infantile hemangiomas with 0.5% topical timolol cream versus 595-nm pulsed dye laser.
    J Dermatol 2017 Feb 13. Epub 2017 Feb 13.
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Shanghai Ninth People's Hospital, Shanghai Jiao Tong University School of Medicine, Shanghai, China.
    Topical timolol and 595-nm pulsed dye laser (PDL) are both widely used in the treatment of superficial infantile hemangiomas (IH). However, to date, there is no reliable study comparing the therapeutic outcomes between the two treatment options. We designed the present study to evaluate and compare the efficacy and safety of timolol cream and PDL in the treatment of superficial proliferating IH. Read More

    Propranolol treatment of infantile hemangioma is not associated with psychological problems at 7 years of age.
    J Am Acad Dermatol 2017 Feb 9. Epub 2017 Feb 9.
    Department of Dermatology, Radboud University Medical Centre, and the Radboudumc Expertise-Centre for Hemangioma, Nijmegen, The Netherlands; Vascular Anomalies (Hecovan), Nijmegen, The Netherlands.
    Background: Concern has been raised about the potential long-term effects of propranolol treatment for infantile hemangioma (IH).

    Objectives: We sought to assess psychologic (social, emotional, behavioral, and executive) functioning in children treated with propranolol for IH.

    Methods: Twenty-seven patients with IH (6. Read More

    Temporal changes of microRNA gga-let-7b and gga-let-7i expression in chickens challenged with subgroup J avian leukosis virus.
    Vet Res Commun 2017 Feb 11. Epub 2017 Feb 11.
    Breeding and Reproduction, Ministry of Agriculture, Guangdong Provincial Key Lab of Agro-Animal Genomics and Molecular Breeding and Key Lab of Chicken Genetics, Guangzhou, 510642, People's Republic of China.
    Two important microRNAs, gga-let-7b and gga-let-7i were examined for the relative expression in liver and bone marrow tissues from specific pathogen free chickens that were challenged either with GD1109 or NX0101 strain of subgroup J avian leukosis virus (ALV-J). The GD1109 strain of ALV-J reportedly causes hemangioma (HE) and NX0101 reportedly causes myeloma (ML) in susceptible chickens. Temporal changes of both gga-let-7b and gga-let-7i expression in ALV-J infected chickens were observed in contrast to its counterpart of a non-infected negative control group of chickens (P < 0. Read More

    Changes in echogenicity of hepatic hemangiomas during the valsalva maneuver.
    J Clin Ultrasound 2017 Feb 10. Epub 2017 Feb 10.
    Department of Radiology and Research Institute of Radiology, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Asan Medical Center, 88, Olympic-ro 43-gil, Songpa-gu, 05505, Seoul, Korea.
    Background: We aimed to evaluate changes in echogenicity of hepatic hemangiomas during the Valsalva maneuver.

    Methods: We examined 16 liver hemangiomas in 12 patients with a mean diameter of 1.5 cm (range, 0. Read More

    Renal cell carcinoma metastasis involving vertebral hemangioma: dual percutaneous treatment by navigational bipolar radiofrequency ablation and high viscosity cement vertebroplasty.
    J Neurointerv Surg 2017 Feb 9. Epub 2017 Feb 9.
    Diagnostic and Interventional Radiology, Lausanne University Hospital, Lausanne, Vaud, Switzerland.
    The case of a 70-year-old woman with progressive renal cell carcinoma (RCC) metastatic invasion of a L3 vertebral hemangioma treated by dual percutaneous radiofrequency ablation (RFA) and vertebroplasty is reported. The patient was surgically treated for RCC in 2001. Chemotherapy and immunotherapy were introduced in 2013 for ovarian, bladder and cerebral metastatic disease. Read More

    Benign Spine Lesions: Advances in Techniques for Minimally Invasive Percutaneous Treatment.
    AJNR Am J Neuroradiol 2017 Feb 9. Epub 2017 Feb 9.
    From the Department of Radiology (A.T.), University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California; and Mallinckrodt Institute of Radiology (A.N.W., J.W.J.), St Louis, Missouri.
    Minimally invasive percutaneous imaging-guided techniques have been shown to be safe and effective for the treatment of benign tumors of the spine. Techniques available include a variety of tumor ablation technologies, including radiofrequency ablation, cryoablation, microwave ablation, alcohol ablation, and laser photocoagulation. Vertebral augmentation may be performed after ablation as part of the same procedure for fracture stabilization or prevention. Read More

    Understanding venous malformations of the head and neck: a comprehensive insight.
    Med Oncol 2017 Mar 8;34(3):42. Epub 2017 Feb 8.
    Interventional Radiology Unit, University of Milan, San Paolo Hospital, Milan, Italy.
    Venous malformations (VMs) are congenital vascular malformations. They are very often misnamed and thus incorrectly managed. The aim of the present paper is to provide the reader with the most updated literature available and to offer a detailed description of each single aspect of this disease. Read More

    Case 4-2017. A 2-Month-Old Girl with Growth Retardation and Respiratory Failure.
    N Engl J Med 2017 02;376(6):562-574
    From the Departments of Pediatrics (T.B.K., A.E.L.), Cardiology (M.L.-R.), Radiology (S.J.W.), and Pathology (E.J.M.), Massachusetts General Hospital, and the Departments of Pediatrics (T.B.K., A.E.L.), Cardiology (M.L.-R.), Radiology (S.J.W.), and Pathology (E.J.M.), Harvard Medical School - both in Boston.

    The Possible Role of Endoscopy in Diagnosis of Benign Tumors of the Nasal Cavity.
    J Craniofac Surg 2017 Feb 6. Epub 2017 Feb 6.
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, Chung-Ang University College of Medicine, Seoul, Republic of Korea.
    Background: Benign tumors of the nasal cavity represent a large variety of different histopathological entities. Although advances in nasal endoscopy over the past couple of decades have made it possible to detect the vast majority of these lesions, accurate diagnosis and proper management can be delayed since they are misdiagnosed as inflammatory paranasal sinus disease or simple epistaxis.

    Objectives: The aims of the present study are to determine the relative incidence of benign tumor of the nasal cavity and to provide typical endoscopic features of common tumors. Read More

    21 cases reports on haemangioma of spleen.
    J Cancer Res Ther 2016 Oct-Dec;12(4):1323
    Biomedical Engineering Center, Beijing University of Technology, Beijing, China.
    The growing activity of hemangioma of spleen keeps unknown. To search theoretical basis for whether to take the operation, this study analyzed clinical data of 21 hemangioma patients, and 16 surgical specimens were analyzed immunohistochemistry of Ki-67, Bcl-2 and vascular endothelial growth factor (VEGF). Both 14 cases of cavernous hemangioma were positive for VEGF, and negative in capillary hemangioma, there was statistical significant difference between two types of hemangioma (P < 0. Read More

    Small infantile hemangioma and breast hypoplasia.
    J Eur Acad Dermatol Venereol 2017 Feb 6. Epub 2017 Feb 6.
    Clinique Dermatologique, Faculté de Médecine, Université de Strasbourg et Hôpitaux Universitaires de Strasbourg, 1 place de l'Hôpital, 67091, Strasbourg, France.
    Large and/or segmental infantile hemangiomas (IH) are sometimes associated with other localized and/or more widespread malformations such as those occurring in the PHACES (1). Breast hypoplasia occurring after IH has been barely reported (2). We report the case of a small IH of the breast, associated with a homolateral breast hypoplasia and we raise the question of a potential link between the 2 findings. Read More

    Rare cause for hemoptysis in an adolescent: Bronchial capillary hemangioma.
    Pediatr Pulmonol 2017 Feb 6. Epub 2017 Feb 6.
    Division of Pediatric Pulmonology and Allergy and Cystic Fibrosis Center, Department of Pediatrics, University Hospital Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany.
    Hemoptysis is rare in children and adolescents. We describe an 11-year-old girl who presented with hemoptysis, cough, and exertional dyspnea. Radiologic and bronchoscopic assessment revealed a pedunculated mass in the right main stem bronchus with a ball valve effect. Read More

    Case Report of Mimicry between Synovial Hemangioma and Synovial Chondromatosis of the Shoulder.
    J Orthop Case Rep 2016 Sep-Oct;6(4):88-91
    Department of Orthopaedics, University of Missouri, Kansas City, Missouri, USA.
    Introduction: Synovial hemangioma is a developmental hamartoma of vascular tissue within the synovium; no cases involving the shoulder girdle have been described in the literature. Synovial chondromatosis is a benign condition in which synovial cells undergo metaplasia into hyaline cartilage and is also thought to infrequently affect the shoulder region.

    Case Report: A 44-year-old female presented with left shoulder pain of 7-year duration. Read More

    Facial nerve paralysis associated with temporal bone masses.
    Auris Nasus Larynx 2017 Feb 1. Epub 2017 Feb 1.
    Department of Otolaryngology- Head and Neck surgery, Graduate School of Medicine, The University of Tokyo, 7-3-1 Hongo Bunkyo-ku, Tokyo 113-8655, Japan.
    Objective: To investigate the clinical and electrophysiological features of facial nerve paralysis (FNP) due to benign temporal bone masses (TBMs) and elucidate its differences as compared with Bell's palsy.

    Methods: FNP assessed by the House-Brackmann (HB) grading system and by electroneurography (ENoG) were compared retrospectively.

    Results: We reviewed 914 patient records and identified 31 patients with FNP due to benign TBMs. Read More

    Epithelioid hemangioma of the scapula treated with chemoembolization and microwave ablation: Α case report.
    Acta Orthop Traumatol Turc 2017 Jan 31. Epub 2017 Jan 31.
    1st Orthopaedic Department, 424 Army General Training Hospital, Thessaloniki, Greece.
    Bone epithelioid hemangiomas are classified within benign vascular tumours but are commonly misdiagnosed as low-grade angiosarcomas or epithelioid hemangioendotheliomas. Current therapeutic interventions include various treatment options but local recurrence or distal lymph node involvement has been reported. We report a rare case of scapular epithelioid hemangioma that was initially treated using a combination of chemoembolization and microwave ablation. Read More

    Renal cell carcinoma metastasis involving vertebral hemangioma: dual percutaneous treatment by navigational bipolar radiofrequency ablation and high viscosity cement vertebroplasty.
    BMJ Case Rep 2017 Feb 2;2017. Epub 2017 Feb 2.
    Diagnostic and Interventional Radiology, Lausanne University Hospital, Lausanne, Vaud, Switzerland.
    The case of a 70-year-old woman with progressive renal cell carcinoma (RCC) metastatic invasion of a L3 vertebral hemangioma treated by dual percutaneous radiofrequency ablation (RFA) and vertebroplasty is reported. The patient was surgically treated for RCC in 2001. Chemotherapy and immunotherapy were introduced in 2013 for ovarian, bladder and cerebral metastatic disease. Read More

    Sinonasal Hemangioma: Diagnosis, Treatment, and Follow-Up of 37 Patients at a Single Center.
    J Oral Maxillofac Surg 2017 Jan 5. Epub 2017 Jan 5.
    Professor, Department of Otorhinolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, College of Medicine, Chonbuk National University, Jeonju, Korea; and Research Institute of Clinical Medicine of Chonbuk National University and Biomedical Research Institute of Chonbuk National University Hospital, Jeonju, Korea. Electronic address:
    Purpose: Hemangioma is a common benign vascular lesion of the head and neck region. It rarely involves the mucous membranes of the nasal cavity and paranasal sinuses. It should be added to the differential diagnosis of nasal cavity masses when the presenting symptoms are epistaxis or nasal obstruction. Read More

    Tracheal and bronchial tumors.
    J Thorac Dis 2016 Dec;8(12):3781-3786
    Pediatric Surgery Unit, Istituto Giannina Gaslini, Genoa, Italy.
    Although primary tracheobronchial tumors are extremely rare in children, recurrent respiratory symptoms resistant to conventional therapy require further investigations to exclude possible malignant obstructive causes. As the matter of fact, early diagnosis may allow minimally invasive surgeries, improving the standard of living and the globally survival rate. The aim of this article is to provide an overview of diagnosis and management of tracheobronchial tumors in the early age, since only few reports are reported in the worldwide literature. Read More

    Intraosseous Cavernous Hemangioma in the Mandible: A Case Report.
    J Clin Exp Dent 2017 Jan 1;9(1):e153-e156. Epub 2017 Jan 1.
    MD, Specialist Doctor of Medicine; Ministry of Health Turkish Public Hospitals Institution Association of Antalya Public Hospitals Serik State Hospital, Department of Pathology, Antalya/Turkey.
    Intraosseous vascular lesions are rare conditions. They are most commonly seen in the vertebral column and skull; nevertheless, the mandible is a quite rare location. In this report, we present a case of intraosseous cavernous hemangioma in the mandible and discuss the clinical and radiological features. Read More

    Evisceration in patients with Sturge-Weber syndrome.
    Orbit 2017 Feb 1;36(1):48-51. Epub 2017 Feb 1.
    a Ruiz Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Science , The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston , Houston , Texas , USA.
    The management of blind, painful eyes in Sturge-Weber syndrome patients poses unique challenges to the oculoplastic surgeon. Intraocular and orbital vascular malformations and calcification may theoretically lead to unexpected hemorrhage and difficulty placing an implant in a calcified scleral shell. We present two cases of patients with Sturge-Weber syndrome with blind, painful eyes who underwent evisceration with silicone implant and discuss the relevant current literature. Read More

    Detection of liver metastases in cancer patients with geographic fatty infiltration of the liver: the added value of contrast-enhanced sonography.
    Ultrasonography 2016 Nov 16. Epub 2016 Nov 16.
    Department of Radiology-Di.Bi.Med., University of Palermo, Palermo, Italy.
    Purpose: The aim of this study is to assess the role of contrast-enhanced ultrasonography (CEUS) in the detection of liver metastases in cancer patients with geographic liver fatty deposition on greyscale ultrasonography (US).

    Methods: Thirty-seven consecutive cancer patients (24 women and 13 men; age, 33 to 80 years; mean, 58.1 years) with geographic liver fatty deposition, but without any detectable focal liver lesion on greyscale US, underwent sulphur hexafluoride-enhanced US. Read More

    Scalloping Characteristics in a Patient with Extra-Cranial Hemangioma.
    Pol J Radiol 2017 9;82:17-18. Epub 2017 Jan 9.
    Department of Radiology, Narayana Medical College Hospital, Chinthareddypalem, Nellore, Andhra Pradesh, India.
    Infantile hemangiomas are the most common benign tumors of infancy and childhood with a reported incidence of 4% to 10% in infants. We report of a 9 year-old male child with a history of progressively increasing swelling over the right eyebrow region. The lesion was present since childhood; however, it increased in in size over the previous 3-4 months. Read More

    Successful Treatment of Infantile Hemangiomas With Propranolol in Low-Birth-Weight Infants.
    J Craniofac Surg 2017 Jan 30. Epub 2017 Jan 30.
    *Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Juntendo University School of Medicine, Tokyo †Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Juntendo University Urayasu Hospital, Chiba ‡Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Juntendo University Shizuoka Hospital, Shizuoka, Japan.
    Background: Infantile hemangioma (IH) is a benign neoplasm that causes scarring and cosmetic problems after spontaneous regression. Therefore, aggressive treatments such as laser irradiation and corticosteroid have been used; however, recently, the effect of propranolol has been widely noticed. In this study, the authors applied propranolol to low-birth-weight infants with IHs and evaluated its effect. Read More

    Successful en bloc resection of an esophageal hemangioma by combined EBL & EMR: a case report and technical review.
    Transl Gastroenterol Hepatol 2016 24;1:45. Epub 2016 May 24.
    Department of Human Resource Development, Graduate School of Chung-Ang University, Seoul, Korea.
    A 58-year-old male was diagnosed esophageal hemangioma during a endoscopy in regular examination. The patient was referred to the department of gastroenterology in our hospital to treatment. Combined endoscopic band ligation (EBL) and endoscopic mucosal resection (EMR) was performed for diagnostic treatment. Read More

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