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    Linear verrucous hemangioma-a rare case and dermoscopic clues to diagnosis.
    Dermatol Pract Concept 2018 Jan 31;8(1):43-47. Epub 2018 Jan 31.
    Department of Dermatology, Venereology & Leprology, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, Rishikesh, India.
    Verrucous hemangioma (VH) is a rare, congenital and localized vascular malformation, which usually presents as warty, bluish, vascular papules, plaques, or nodules, mainly on the lower extremities. Linear presentation of the disease is rare. A deep biopsy is necessary to confirm the clinical diagnosis by histopathological examination, with dermoscopy acting as a useful tool for evaluating the precise vascular structure. Read More

    Immunoreactivity of Wilms tumor 1 (WT1) as an additional evidence supporting hemangiomatous rather than inflammatory origin in the etiopathogenesis of angiolymphoid hyperplasia with eosinophilia.
    Dermatol Pract Concept 2018 Jan 31;8(1):28-32. Epub 2018 Jan 31.
    Department of Dermatology Acibadem University School of Medicine, Istanbul, Turkey.
    Background: Angiolymphoid hyperplasia with eosinophilia (ALHE) is a rare vascular proliferative disorder mainly located in the periauricular region. The etiopathogenesis of ALHE is unknown, and it is still controversial as to whether the entity represents a benign vascular neoplasm or an inflammatory process.

    Aim: Recently, the intracytoplasmic staining pattern of Wilms tumor 1 (WT1) on immunohistochemistry has highlighted true vascular neoplasms, such as microvenular hemangioma, tufted angioma, and spindle cell hemangioma, which has made it helpful to distinguish ALHE from vascular malformations, as there is a negative staining pattern in the other entities. Read More

    An unusual lesion on the nose: microvenular hemangioma.
    Dermatol Pract Concept 2018 Jan 31;8(1):7-11. Epub 2018 Jan 31.
    Pathology Department, Istanbul Hospital, Baskent University, Istanbul, Turkey.
    Microvenular hemangioma (MVH) is an acquired, benign type of hemangioma that usually manifests itself as a solitary, slowly growing, red to violaceous, asymptomatic papule, plaque or nodule. It is typically located on the trunk or extremities of young adults. It can be difficult to differentiate MVH from other types of hemangioma and Kaposi sarcoma. Read More

    Venous outlet syndrome caused by capillary hemangioma of the subclavian vein.
    Asian Cardiovasc Thorac Ann 2018 Jan 1:218492318760693. Epub 2018 Jan 1.
    1 Thoracic Surgery Unit, University Hospital Careggi, Florence, Italy.
    We report a case of intravenous lobular capillary hemangioma in the subclavian vein, causing venous thoracic outlet syndrome. A 32-year-old woman was referred to our unit with facial and left arm oedema. Ultrasound evaluation, computed tomography and magnetic resonance imaging showed a hypervascular mass in the middle portion of the subclavian vein, with arrest of venous flow. Read More

    Analysis of the characteristics of optical coherence tomography angiography for retinal cavernous hemangioma: A case report.
    Medicine (Baltimore) 2018 Feb;97(7):e9940
    Department of Ophthalmology, West China Hospital of Sichuan University, Wuhou District, Chengdu, Sichuan, China.
    Rationale: Retinal cavernous hemangioma is a rare congenital vascular malformation with typical fundus changes. Optical coherence tomography angiography (OCTA), which is in rise in the recent years, is a rapid and noninvasive technology to assist in obtaining information regarding the blood flow changes in the fundus lesions from different layers without injecting a contrast agent.

    Patient Concerns: A 40-year-old male patient with visual occlusion in the right eye for >1 month was reported. Read More

    Curcumin induces apoptosis and inhibits proliferation in infantile hemangioma endothelial cells via downregulation of MCL-1 and HIF-1α.
    Medicine (Baltimore) 2018 Feb;97(7):e9562
    Department of Pharmacology.
    Background: Curcumin has been used as an alternative medicine for the treatment of infantile hemangiomas (IHs); however, the mechanism underlying the effectiveness of curcumin in IHs remains largely unclear.

    Methods: In this study, we isolated primary human hemangioma endothelial cells (HemECs) from fresh surgical specimens of 3 patients. We treated HemECs by curcumin and investigated the alterations in proliferative and apoptotic signaling pathways with cell counting kit-8, flow cytometry, western blotting, immunofluorescence, and real-time polymerase chain reaction. Read More

    Optical Coherence Tomography Microangiography Imaging of Circumscribed Choroidal Hemangioma.
    Ophthalmic Surg Lasers Imaging Retina 2018 Feb;49(2):134-137
    Optical coherence tomography angiography (OCTA) is a new imaging technology capable of providing three-dimensional (3-D) retinal and choroidal microvascular maps without a need for exogenous dye. In this study, the authors evaluate the retinal and choroidal microvascular architecture of the macula in a patient with choroidal hemangioma using OCTA. Widefield OCTA with tracking capability and segmentation was performed to provide images with a field of view at 9 × 9 mm. Read More

    A new surgical technique for excision of orbital cavernous hemangioma: a 15-year experience.
    Orbit 2018 Feb 14:1-9. Epub 2018 Feb 14.
    a Ocular Tissue Engineering Research Center , Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences , Tehran , Iran.
    Purpose: To present a new surgical technique for excision of orbital cavernous hemangiomas (CHs).

    Methods: This retrospective case series study included patients with orbital CH who were operated from 2001 to 2016 at our referral center. Epidemiologic data, symptoms, signs, and images were reviewed from patients' files with at least one year of follow-up. Read More

    15, 16-Dihydrotanshinone I Inhibits Hemangiomas through Inducing Pro-apoptotic and Anti-angiogenic Mechanismsand.
    Front Pharmacol 2018 30;9:25. Epub 2018 Jan 30.
    Department of Pediatric Surgery, Xinhua Hospital, School of Medicine, Shanghai Jiaotong University, Shanghai, China.
    Infantile hemangioma (IH) is a common and benign vascular neoplasms, which has a high incidence in children. Although IH is benign, some patients experience complications such as pain, functional impairment, and permanent disfigurement. Treatment options for IH include corticosteroids, surgery, vincristine, interferon or cyclophosphamide. Read More

    Hemangioma of the Hard Palate in an Elderly Patient as a Life-Threatening Surgical Emergency.
    J Craniofac Surg 2018 Feb 12. Epub 2018 Feb 12.
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Van Training and Research Hospital, Van, Turkey.
    Hemangiomas of the head and neck are common benign tumors usually in childhood. They are rarely seen in hard palate. The authors present a geriatric patient with abundant hemorrhage due to a capillary hemangioma of the hard palate. Read More

    [What's new in pediatric dermatology?]
    Ann Dermatol Venereol 2016 Dec;143 Suppl 3:S29-S36
    Unité de dermatologie pédiatrique et centre de référence des maladies rares de la peau, hôpital Pellegrin-Enfants, CHU de Bordeaux, 33076 Bordeaux Cedex, France. Electronic address:
    The association of a birth defect and a segmental hemangioma is well established, a consensus concerning evaluation and monitoring of infants with PHACE or LUMBAR syndromes has been published. The efficacy of propranolol in infantile hemangioma is proven; however there were still unresolved issues concerning the safety in children; after 8 years of use on thousands of children safety data collection did not show any unexpected side effects. Topical treatment of infantile hemangiomas with beta-blockers, such as timolol, is very popular, but recent publications revealed a significant systemic absorption that could be responsible for severe side effects, such as bradycardia, in low birthweight infants. Read More

    A biallelic ANTXR1 variant expands the anthrax toxin receptor associated phenotype to tooth agenesis.
    Am J Med Genet A 2018 Feb 13. Epub 2018 Feb 13.
    Center for Craniofacial Research, University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston School of Dentistry, Houston, Texas.
    Tooth development is regulated by multiple genetic pathways, which ultimately drive the complex interactions between the oral epithelium and mesenchyme. Disruptions at any time point during this process may lead to failure of tooth development, also known as tooth agenesis (TA). TA is a common craniofacial abnormality in humans and represents the failure to develop one or more permanent teeth. Read More

    Application values of 3.0T magnetic resonance diffusion weighted imaging for distinguishing liver malignant tumors and benign lesions.
    Oncol Lett 2018 Feb 8;15(2):2091-2096. Epub 2017 Dec 8.
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology, Zhongnan Hospital of Wuhan University, Wuhan, Hubei 430071, P.R. China.
    The aim of the present study was to investigate the significance and values of 3.0T diffusion weighted imaging (DWI) to differentially diagnose benign and malignant space-occupying liver lesions. A total of 91 patients with liver space-occupying lesions (145 lesions) were admitted into Zhongnan Hospital of Wuhan University (Wuhan, China) from November 2015 to May 2016. Read More

    Chemotherapy-induced response of liver hemangiomas in a patient with a germ cell tumor: a case report.
    Radiologia 2018 Feb 9. Epub 2018 Feb 9.
    Servicio de Oncología Médica, Hospital Universitario Clínico San Carlos, Madrid, España.
    Liver hemangiomas are the most common benign primary tumors of the liver. Due to their high prevalence, incidental finding of hemangiomas during radiological workup of oncologic patients is not uncommon. We present the case of a patient diagnosed of an ovarian immature teratoma and hepatic lesions with typical radiological appearance of hemangiomas that decreased in size during adjuvant chemotherapy with BEP regimen (cisplatin, etoposide and bleomycin). Read More

    Development of a pre-operative scoring system for predicting risk of post-operative paediatric cerebellar mutism syndrome.
    Br J Neurosurg 2018 Feb 12:1-10. Epub 2018 Feb 12.
    b Radiological Sciences, Division of Clinical Neuroscience , University of Nottingham , Nottingham , UK.
    Background: Despite previous identification of pre-operative clinical and radiological predictors of post-operative paediatric cerebellar mutism syndrome (CMS), a unifying pre-operative risk stratification model for use during surgical consent is currently lacking. The aim of the project is to develop a simple imaging-based pre-operative risk scoring scheme to stratify patients in terms of post-operative CMS risk.

    Methods: Pre-operative radiological features were recorded for a retrospectively assembled cohort of 89 posterior fossa tumour patients from two major UK treatment centers (age 2-23yrs; gender 28 M, 61 F; diagnosis: 38 pilocytic astrocytoma, 32 medulloblastoma, 12 ependymoma, 1 high grade glioma, 1 pilomyxoid astrocytoma, 1 atypical teratoid rhabdoid tumour, 1 hemangioma, 1 neurilemmoma, 2 oligodendroglioma). Read More

    Tertiary Referral Hospital Experiences of Men Presenting with Painless Post-Coital Gross Hematuria and a Suggestion for the Management Algorithm.
    Urology 2018 Feb 9. Epub 2018 Feb 9.
    Department of Urology, Gangnam Severance Hospital, Urological Science Institute, Yonsei University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea. Electronic address:
    Objective: To review the tertiary referral hospital experiences of men presenting with painless post-coital gross hematuria (PCGH) and suggest the management algorithm.

    Materials And Methods: We reviewed clinical data from 19 male patients who first visited a clinic because of PCGH between 2009 and 2016. The patients were evaluated according to our tentative management algorithm for painless PCGH. Read More

    Classification of the clinical images for benign and malignant cutaneous tumors using a deep learning algorithm.
    J Invest Dermatol 2018 Feb 8. Epub 2018 Feb 8.
    Department of Dermatology, Asan Medical Center, Ulsan University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea. Electronic address:
    We tested the use of a deep learning algorithm to classify the clinical images of 12 skin diseases-basal cell carcinoma, squamous cell carcinoma, intraepithelial carcinoma, actinic keratosis, seborrheic keratosis, malignant melanoma, melanocytic nevus, lentigo, pyogenic granuloma, hemangioma, dermatofibroma, and wart. The convolutional neural network (Microsoft ResNet-152 model) was fine-tuned with images from the training portion of the Asan dataset, MED-NODE dataset, and atlas site images (20,826 images in total). The trained model was validated with the testing portion of the Asan, Hallym and Edinburgh datasets. Read More

    Orbital Cavernous Hemangioma Causing Spontaneous Compressive Hemorrhage.
    J Craniofac Surg 2018 Feb 6. Epub 2018 Feb 6.
    Maxillo-Facial Unit, Hôpital de la Croix Rousse, CHU Lyon, Lyon, France.
    Cavernous hemangiomas are the most common tumors of the posterior cone of the orbit in adults. They are discovered in a fortuitous manner or in front of the appearance of a progressive exophthalmia.The authors report through a complete literature review (PubMed) patients of retro-orbital cavernous hemangioma revealed by spontaneous compressional hemorrhage from 1984 to 2017. Read More

    Photodynamic Therapy in Ocular Oncology.
    Biomedicines 2018 Feb 7;6(1). Epub 2018 Feb 7.
    Department of Ophthalmology, Catholic University, 00168 Rome, Italy.
    Although introduced for the treatment of maculopathies, photodynamic therapy (PDT) is now largely used in some eye cancers treatment. The selective tissue damage with PDT is achieved by sequestration of the photosensitizer in the target tissue and focal activation of the photosensitizer by low energy directed light. In this way, it is possible to achieve the destruction of the tumor tissue by safeguarding the surrounding healthy structures. Read More

    Clinicopathologic features and outcomes of primary cardiac tumors: a 16-year-experience with 212 patients at a Chinese medical center.
    Cardiovasc Pathol 2018 Jan 6;33:45-54. Epub 2018 Jan 6.
    Department of Pathology, The Affiliated Hospital of Qingdao University, 16 Jiangsu Road, Qingdao 266003, China. Electronic address:
    Primary cardiac tumors are uncommon, and the majority of them are benign which are curable but can cause significant morbidity if not diagnosed and treated in a timely fashion. The objective of this study was to review the clinicopathologic features and surgical outcomes of patients with primary cardiac tumors in a single medical center in China. We have retrospectively reviewed 212 consecutive adult patients who underwent surgical resection of primary cardiac tumors at our center from January of 2001 to June of 2017. Read More

    A First Report of Synchronous Intracapsular and Extracapsular Hepatic Adenoma.
    Case Rep Surg 2017 19;2017:9053568. Epub 2017 Dec 19.
    Medical Faculty, Department of General Surgery, Ondokuz Mayis University, Samsun, Turkey.
    Although the gallbladder is the most common site of ectopic liver, it has been reported in many other organs, such as kidney, adrenal glands, pancreas, omentum, stomach, esophagus, mediastinum, lungs, and heart. Hepatocytes in an ectopic liver behave like normal hepatocytes; furthermore, they can be associated with the same pathological findings as those in the main liver. Ectopic liver in the gallbladder can undergo fatty change, hemosiderosis, cholestasis, cirrhosis, hemangioma, focal nodular hyperplasia, adenoma, and even carcinogenesis. Read More

    Cryptogenic Cirrhosis and Hepatopulmonary Syndrome in a Boy with Hepatic Hemangioma in Botswana: A Case Report and Review of the Literature.
    Case Rep Pediatr 2017 19;2017:7940365. Epub 2017 Dec 19.
    Department of Paediatrics, Steve Biko Academic Hospital, University of Pretoria, Pretoria, South Africa.
    Hepatic hemangiomas are considered to be the most common benign tumors of the liver. They are often found incidentally while investigating for other causes of liver disease. Hemangiomas that are less than 10 cm are not expected to cause any problems. Read More

    Selective hemangioma cell dysfunction and apoptosis triggered by in vitro treatment with imiquimod.
    Toxicol Lett 2018 Feb 1. Epub 2018 Feb 1.
    Universidad de Buenos Aires, Fac de Ciencias Exactas y Naturales, Dpto. de Química Biológica, Laboratorio de Biología Tumoral. IQUIBICEN- Universidad de Buenos Aires, Argentina; Instituto de Química Biológica de la Fac.de Ciencias Exactas y Naturales, Argentina. Electronic address:
    Infantile hemangiomas are the most common benign tumors of infancy, characterized by unregulated angiogenesis and endothelial cells with high mitotic rate. Although spontaneous regression occurs, sometimes treatment is required and alternatives to corticosteroids should be considered to reduce side effects. Imiquimod is an imidazoquinoline, approved for some skin pathologies other than hemangioma. Read More

    Factors associated with delayed referral for infantile hemangioma necessitating propranolol.
    J Eur Acad Dermatol Venereol 2018 Feb 6. Epub 2018 Feb 6.
    Reference Centre for Rare Skin Diseases Dermatology Department, CHU Larrey Paul Sabatier University, Toulouse, France.
    Background: Oral propranolol is the gold-standard to treat infantile hemangiomas. There is better efficacy and a lower risk of sequelae if therapy is started before the end of the growth phase, but most children are referred too late. Herein, we report the first study to investigate the delay and its associated factors when referring infants with infantile hemangiomas that need propranolol therapy. Read More

    A Rare Cause of Hemoptysis in Childhood: Tracheal Capillary Hemangioma.
    Turk Thorac J 2017 Oct 21;18(4):131-133. Epub 2017 Jul 21.
    Clinic of Chest Diseases, Yedikule Chest Diseases and Chest Surgery Training and Research Hospital, İstanbul, Turkey.
    Hemangiomas are benign tumors most frequently seen in childhood and are mostly associated with cutaneous and mucosal surfaces. Tracheal capillary hemangiomas are extremely rare. The most common presenting symptom is hemoptysis, ranging from minor to major and chronic cough. Read More

    Results of external beam radiotherapy for diffuse choroidal hemangiomas in Sturge-Weber syndrome.
    Eye (Lond) 2018 Feb 6. Epub 2018 Feb 6.
    Ocular Oncology, Institut Curie, Paris, France.
    Purpose: The Sturge-Weber Syndrome (SWS) is a phacomatosis which include facial nevus flammeus, glaucoma, diffuse choroidal hemangioma, and leptomeningeal hemangiomatosis. External beam radiotherapy (EBRT) using photons was used to treat retinal detachment. We investigate the anatomical and functional results in a long-term basis. Read More

    Spinal hemangioma mimicking a dumbbell-shaped schwannoma: Case report and review of the literature.
    J Clin Neurosci 2018 Feb 1. Epub 2018 Feb 1.
    Brigham and Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Department of Neurosurgery, 75 Francis Street, Boston, MA 02115, United States. Electronic address:
    Spinal hemangiomas are common, benign vascular lesions that involve the bony portion of vertebral bodies and are generally asymptomatic. Rarely, they can become aggressive and present with predominantly epidural extension, mimicking other neoplasms. We present the case of a fifty-one year old woman who presented with myelopathy and was discovered to have a large mass causing epidural spinal cord compression, thought to be due to a peripheral nerve sheath tumor. Read More

    Conjunctival Capillary Hemangioma.
    Cureus 2017 Nov 29;9(11):e1892. Epub 2017 Nov 29.
    Pathology, Hofstra Northwell School of Medicine.
    Conjunctival hemangioma over the age of 60 is rare, with few cases reported in the literature. We present a unique case of a conjunctival capillary hemangioma, adding to the sparse literature of this uncommon vascular tumor. Here, we present an interesting case of spontaneous development of this tumor at age 68, without associated systemic disease process or cutaneous manifestations. Read More

    Posttraumatic Intramuscular Hemangioma Arising from Scalene Muscles in Supraclavicular Region.
    Turk Arch Otorhinolaryngol 2017 Jun 22;55(2):87-90. Epub 2017 May 22.
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, İstanbul University İstanbul School of Medicine, İstanbul, Turkey.
    Intramuscular hemangiomas (IMH) account for <%1 of all hemangiomas and are rarely located in the head and neck region. The most common site of origin in the head and neck is the masseter muscle, whereas IMH originating from the scalene muscles are rarely seen. Surgical excision of intramuscular hemangioma is considered the main treatment modality. Read More

    Atypical hemangioma mimicking mixed hepatocellular cholangiocarcinoma: Case report.
    Medicine (Baltimore) 2017 Dec;96(50):e9192
    State Collaborative Innovation Center for Diagnosis and Treatment of Infectious Diseases, First Affiliated Hospital, College of Medicine, Zhejiang University.
    Rationale: Hemangioma of the liver is a benign hepatic tumor, more common in women than in men, which is typically asymptomatic, solitary, and incidentally discovered. Atypical hemangioma is a variant of hepatic hemangioma with atypical imaging finding features on CT and MRI that can be confused with hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC), intrahepatic cholangiocarcinoma (ICC) and mixed hepatocellular cholangiocarcinoma (HCC-CC).

    Patient Concerns: We report a case of atypical hepatic hemangioma mimicking HCC-CC: A 59-year-old man was referred to our hospital for a hepatic lesion that was 4. Read More

    Current perspectives on the optimal management of infantile hemangioma.
    Pediatric Health Med Ther 2017 6;8:107-116. Epub 2017 Dec 6.
    Department of Surgery, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, NY, USA.
    Infantile hemangiomas (IHs) are the most common benign tumor of infancy. As our understanding of their pathobiology has evolved, treatment has become more focused and tailored to specifically treat IH while minimizing adverse effects. Propranolol has gained FDA approval as the first medical therapy for a traditionally surgical disease. Read More

    Benign and malignant collision tumors of melanocytic skin lesions with hemangioma: Dermoscopic and reflectance confocal microscopy features.
    Skin Res Technol 2018 Jan 31. Epub 2018 Jan 31.
    Division of Dermatology - Department of Medical, Surgical and Neuro Sciences, University of Siena, Siena, Italy.
    Background: Though the combination/collision of nevi or lentigo simplex and hemangiomas is frequent, the malignant collision tumor melanoma-hemangioma is exceptional and can sometime clinically simulate a benign collision. To date, a series of collision tumors of hemangiomas associated with either benign or malignant melanocytic skin lesions (MSL) has yet to be studied by non-invasive imaging and clinico-pathologic correlates.

    Methods: We present 10 cases of patients with collision tumors of hemangioma with different MSL including: 2 in situ lentigo-maligna melanoma, 1 invasive melanoma, 5 melanocytic nevi, and 2 lentigo simplex. Read More

    Co-existing infantile hepatic hemangioma and mesenchymal hamartoma in a neonate.
    J Surg Case Rep 2018 Jan 23;2018(1):rjx260. Epub 2018 Jan 23.
    Department of Pediatric Surgery, CHRU Nancy, 54500 Vandoeuvre-lès-Nancy, France.
    Infantile hepatic hemangioma (IHH) and mesenchymal hamartoma (MH) form the first and second most common benign hepatic tumors in children. In this case report, we present a newborn child in whom a growing hepatic mass was discovered at the age of 7 days. She suffered also from anemia, respiratory and renal failure. Read More

    Over-expression of PPAR-γ2 gene enhances the adipogenic differentiation of hemangioma-derived mesenchymal stem cellsand.
    Oncotarget 2017 Dec 26;8(70):115817-115828. Epub 2017 Dec 26.
    Department of Plastic Surgery, Children's Hospital, Nanjing, Jiangsu 210008, China.
    Background: Most of infantile hemangiomas involute into fibrofatty tissue in childhood, which indicates adipogenesis during this period. Mesenchymal stem cells (MSCs) contribute to the adipogenesis in IH. In this study, we investigated the effects of overexpression of PPAR-γ2 gene on the adipogenic differentiation of Hemangioma-derived MSCs (Hem-MSCs), and discussed the possibility of targeted therapy via PPAR-γ pathway. Read More

    Vascular Ehlers-Danlos syndrome with cryptorchidism, recurrent pneumothorax, and pulmonary capillary hemangiomatosis-like foci: A case report.
    Medicine (Baltimore) 2017 Nov;96(47):e8853
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, Kyung Hee University School of Medicine.
    Rationale: Vascular Ehlers-Danlos syndrome (vEDS) is a rare autosomal dominant inherited collagen disorder caused by defects or deficiency of pro-alpha 1 chain of type III procollagen encoded by COL3A1. vEDS is characterized not only by soft tissue manifestations including hyperextensibility of skin and joint hypermobility but also by early mortality due to rupture of arteries or vital organs. Although pulmonary complications are not common, vEDS cases complicated by pneumothorax, hemothorax, or intrapulmonary hematoma have been reported. Read More

    Circulating D-dimer level correlates with disease characteristics in hepatoblastoma patients.
    Medicine (Baltimore) 2017 Nov;96(47):e8798
    Children's Hospital of Fudan University.
    Objectives: Hepatoblastoma (HB) is the most common pediatric liver malignancy, typically affecting children within the first 4 years of life. However, only a few validated blood biomarkers are used in clinical evaluation. The current study explored the clinical application and significance of D-dimer levels in patients with HB. Read More

    Spontaneous internal hemorrhage of a giant hepatic hemangioma: A case report.
    Medicine (Baltimore) 2017 Nov;96(47):e8702
    Department of Hepatobiliary Surgery, Suining Central Hospital.
    Rationale: Hepatic hemangioma, a benign liver tumor, can rarely spontaneously rupture and hemorrhage, which is then associated with significant mortality. The diagnosis of internal hemorrhage is challenging and the management is disputed.

    Patient Concerns: We describe the case of a 52-year-old female patient with chief complaints of fever and anemia, with no history of recent trauma. Read More

    Radiological Analysis of Orbital Cavernous Hemangiomas: A Review and Comparison Between Computed Tomography and Magnetic Resonance Imaging.
    J Craniofac Surg 2018 Jan 19. Epub 2018 Jan 19.
    Department of Ophthalmology, Samsung Medical Center, Sungkyunkwan University School of Medicine, Seoul, Korea.
    Cavernous hemangiomas are the most common benign orbital tumors in the orbit, but radiological differentiation from other solitary orbital masses can still be challenging at times. While there have been previous studies describing the radiological characteristics of cavernous hemangiomas on computed tomography (CT) and magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), there have not been any studies comparing the 2 imaging modalities. The purpose of our study was to evaluate CT and MRI findings of orbital cavernous hemangiomas and compare both modalities. Read More

    Intralesional Bleomycin Injection for Propranolol-Resistant Hemangiomas.
    J Craniofac Surg 2018 Jan 19. Epub 2018 Jan 19.
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Shanghai Ninth People's Hospital, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, School of Medicine, Shanghai, China.
    Propranolol has been the first-line treatment for alarming hemangiomas. However, some hemangiomas are propranolol-resistant. The authors reported 1 propranolol-resistant hemangioma which was treated with intralesional bleomycin injections. Read More

    Paediatric oral pathology in Thailand: a 15-year retrospective review from a medical teaching hospital.
    Int Dent J 2018 Jan 28. Epub 2018 Jan 28.
    Department of Pathology, Faculty of Medicine, Chulalongkorn University, Pathumwan, Bangkok, Thailand.
    Objectives: To determine whether the spectrum of oral pathology in children seen at a medical institution differs from studies derived from dental facilities.

    Methods: Oral biopsy records from paediatric patients (<16 years of age) were retrieved from the pathology archives at Chulalongkorn University Hospital over a period of 15 years. Lesions were categorised as inflammatory/reactive, tumour/tumour-like or cystic. Read More

    Incidence of diseases primarily affecting the skin by age group: population-based epidemiologic study in Olmsted County, Minnesota, and comparison with age-specific incidence rates worldwide.
    Int J Dermatol 2018 Jan 29. Epub 2018 Jan 29.
    Division of Clinical Dermatology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA.
    Understanding the effects of age on the epidemiology of diseases primarily affecting the skin is important to the practice of dermatology, both for proper allocation of resources and for optimal patient-centered care. To fully appreciate the effect that age may have on the population-based calculations of incidence of diseases primarily affecting the skin in Olmsted County, Minnesota, and worldwide, we performed a review of all relevant Rochester Epidemiology Project-published data and compared them to similar reports in the worldwide English literature. Using the Rochester Epidemiology Project, population-based epidemiologic studies have been performed to estimate the incidence of specific skin diseases over the past 50 years. Read More

    IgG4 and IgE co-positive group found in idiopathic orbital inflammatory disease.
    Int J Ophthalmol 2018 18;11(1):36-42. Epub 2018 Jan 18.
    College of Life Science and Bio-engineering, Beijing University of Technology, Beijing 100124, China.
    Aim: To reveal the cytokines involved in idiopathic orbital inflammatory disease (IOID) and the relationship between Th17 cells, IgE and IOID pathogenesis.

    Methods: Whole blood samples were processed immediately after collection and serological IgG4, IgG, and IgE antibodies were tested using ELISA. IOID and orbital cavernous hemangioma (CH) tissue samples underwent Bio-Plex multiplex cytokine detection. Read More

    [Urethral Hemangioma with Repeated Urinary Retention by Posterection Hematuria].
    Hinyokika Kiyo 2017 Dec;63(12):533-535
    The Department of Urology, Otsu City Hospital.
    A 73-year-old man presented to our hospital due to postejaculation gross hematuria and dysuria. Three months after onset, urinary retention occurred repeatedly. Under general anesthesia, cystourethroscopy following drug-induced erection was performed. Read More

    [A Case of Retroperitoneal Cavernous Hemangioma Difficult to Differentiate from Retroperitoneal Liposarcoma].
    Hinyokika Kiyo 2017 Dec;63(12):521-524
    The Departments of Pathology, National Hospital Organization Osaka National Hospital.
    We report a case of retroperitoneal cavernous hemangioma. A 77-year-old woman complaining of nausea was admitted to a different hospital in September 2013. Computed tomography (CT) detected a retroperitoneal mass in the left pararenal space. Read More

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