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Dynamic magnetic resonance imaging features of cavernous hemangioma in the manubrium: A case report.

World J Clin Cases 2021 Jun;9(17):4262-4267

Department of Radiology, National Defense Medical Center, Tri-Service General Hospital, Taipei 114, Taiwan.

Background: Osseous hemangiomas, especially those located in the manubrium, are rare benign tumors. In a review of the literature, only three case reports of sternal hemangioma were found. A precise diagnosis is difficult because of their nonspecific findings on computed tomography (CT)/magnetic resonance imaging (MRI). Read More

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Resection of a Large Cavernous Hemangioma Following Preoperative Embolization in a Child's Temporal Bone.

J Int Adv Otol 2021 May;17(3):269-274

Department of Otorhinolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, Keio University School of Medicine, Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo, Japan.

Primary intraosseous cavernous hemangiomas (PICHs) in the temporal bone are very rare. Most treated cases are in adult patients, and there are very few reports involving children. To our knowledge, no cases reported have ever actually adopted embolization in children, although several reports recommend preoperative embolization of the feeding arteries. Read More

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Case report of a rare giant bone island in a vertebral body combined with hemangioma.

J Int Med Res 2021 May;49(5):3000605211010699

Department of Orthopaedics, The First People's Hospital of Longquanyi District, Chengdu, Sichuan, China.

This case report describes a rare giant bone island combined with hemangioma diagnosed in a patient with osteolytic vertebral metastases. The bone island's greatest diameter was 3.15 cm, and bone islands of this size are rare in the literature. Read More

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Utility of vertebral biopsy before vertebroplasty in patients with diagnosis of vertebral compression fracture.

Radiol Med 2021 Jul 12;126(7):956-962. Epub 2021 Apr 12.

SC Neuroradiologia, ASST Carlo Poma, Str. Lago Paiolo, 10, 46100, Mantova, MN, Italy.

Purpose: To demonstrate the utility of a biopsy performed just before vertebroplasty in patients with diagnosis of vertebral compression fracture (VCF) and no history of neoplastic or hematologic diseases.

Background: Osteoporosis is the most frequent cause of vertebral compression fracture, with trauma and pathologic vertebral weakening being other common causes. Since secondary fractures at imaging investigation can present as simple compression fractures, it is important to identify an underlying pathology. Read More

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Calvarial lesions: overview of imaging features and neurosurgical management.

Neurosurg Rev 2021 Mar 22. Epub 2021 Mar 22.

Department of Neurosurgery, Eberhard Karls University Tübingen, Hoppe-Seyler-Strasse 3, 72076, Tübingen, Germany.

Calvarial lesions are rare and can present as a variety of different diseases. The lesions can be palpable on the skin and cause local pain and paraesthesia and, depending on the location, neurological deficits can also occur. This research aims to present an overview of typical imaging features as well as neurosurgical management. Read More

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Thoracic spine hemangioma causing rapidly progressive myelopathy and mimicking a malignant tumor: A case report.

Radiol Case Rep 2021 Apr 11;16(4):938-941. Epub 2021 Feb 11.

Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Saitama Medical Center, Saitama Medical University, 1981 Kamoda, Kawagoe, Saitama 350-8550, Japan.

Vertebral hemangiomas are common benign tumors that are mostly asymptomatic and are discovered incidentally. Only 0.9-1. Read More

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Kaposiform haemangioendothelioma: magnetic resonance imaging features in 64 cases.

BMC Pediatr 2021 03 3;21(1):107. Epub 2021 Mar 3.

Division of Oncology, Department of Pediatric Surgery, West China Hospital of Sichuan University, #37 Guo-Xue-Xiang, 610041, Chengdu, China.

Background: Kaposiform haemangioendothelioma (KHE) is a rare, locally aggressive disorder. The presenting and imaging features of KHE can overlap with other vascular anomalies and tumours. We aimed to analyse the imaging findings of KHE disorder and highlight features most suggestive of this diagnosis. Read More

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Imaging features and atypical signs of symptomatic vertebral haemangioma: a retrospective single-centre analysis of 118 patients.

Br J Radiol 2021 May 26;94(1121):20201250. Epub 2021 Feb 26.

Departments of Orthopaedics, Peking University Third Hospital, Beijing, China.

Objectives: Symptomatic vertebral haemangioma (SVH) can present with atypical imaging features. Thus, this study analysed the imaging features of SVH using CT and MRI to improve SVH awareness.

Methods: We retrospectively analysed CT and MRI characteristics of 118 patients with clinically and pathologically confirmed SVH. Read More

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Pulmonary epithelioid haemangioendothelioma mimicking lung cancer.

BMJ Case Rep 2021 Feb 18;14(2). Epub 2021 Feb 18.

Allergy and Respiratory Medicine, Okayama University Hospital, Okayama, Japan.

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February 2021

[F]FDG -PET/CT uptake reveals a single metastasis inside vertebral hemangioma - Catch me if you scan.

Eur J Nucl Med Mol Imaging 2021 06 10;48(6):2062-2063. Epub 2021 Feb 10.

Department of Nuclear Medicine, Hadassah-Hebrew University Medical Center, Jerusalem, Israel.

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Unique case of a post-traumatic nasoseptal arteriovenous malformation.

BMJ Case Rep 2021 Jan 26;14(1). Epub 2021 Jan 26.

Otorhinolaryngology, Tan Tock Seng Hospital, Singapore.

Extracranial manifestation of arteriovenous malformations (AVMs) is uncommon. Nasoseptal AVMs are an even rarer entity. In this case report, we present an interesting and first-of-its-kind case of the development of a left nasoseptal AVM in a 60-year-old man after a fall. Read More

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January 2021

A focal extramedullary hematopoiesis of the spleen in a patient with essential thrombocythemia presenting with a complicated postoperative course: a case report.

Surg Case Rep 2021 Jan 26;7(1):33. Epub 2021 Jan 26.

Division of Gastroenterological, Hepato-Biliary-Pancreatic, Transplantation and Pediatric Surgery, Department of Surgery, Shinshu University School of Medicine, 3-1-1 Asahi, Matsumoto, Nagano, 390-8621, Japan.

Background: Extramedullary hematopoiesis is a compensatory response occurring secondary to inadequate bone marrow function and is occasionally observed in essential thrombocythemia (ET). This disease usually presents as multifocal masses in the paravertebral or intra-abdominal region; however, formation of a focal mass in the liver or spleen is rare. In addition, ET is characterized by increased platelet count and shows a tendency toward thrombosis and, occasionally, bleeding. Read More

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January 2021

Unexpected diagnosis of multiple sclerosing pneumocytomas in a patient with chondrosarcoma of the hand.

BMJ Case Rep 2021 Jan 25;14(1). Epub 2021 Jan 25.

Department of Thoracic and Vascular Surgery, University Hospital Antwerp, Edegem, Antwerp, Belgium

Sclerosing pneumocytomas are rare, benign pulmonary neoplasms that predominantly affect Asian female patients in the age category of 40-70 years, mostly non-smokers. We report on a 72-year-old Caucasian woman with chondrosarcoma of the hand who developed multiple bilateral progressive lung nodules suspicious of lung metastases. Staged lung resections were performed, and pathological diagnosis was confirmed by immunohistochemical analysis of the resected specimens. Read More

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January 2021

Systemic and CNS manifestations of inherited cerebrovascular malformations.

Clin Imaging 2021 Jul 20;75:55-66. Epub 2021 Jan 20.

Center for Cerebrovascular Research, Department of Anesthesia and Perioperative Care, Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA. Electronic address:

Cerebrovascular malformations occur in both sporadic and inherited patterns. This paper reviews imaging and clinical features of cerebrovascular malformations with a genetic basis. Genetic diseases such as familial cerebral cavernous malformations and hereditary hemorrhagic telangiectasia often have manifestations in bone, skin, eyes, and visceral organs, which should be recognized. Read More

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Transpalpebral Superolateral Orbitotomy for Orbital Cavernous Hemangioma Extirpation: 2-Dimensional Operative Video.

Oper Neurosurg (Hagerstown) 2021 03;20(4):E300

Department of Neurosurgery, Geneva University Hospitals, Genéve, Switzerland.

Cavernous hemangiomas of the orbit are low-pressure vascular tumors. Usually benign, they become symptomatic by the local mass effect, pushing the eyeball forward, causing exophthalmia, by oculomotor muscle and nerve compression causing diplopia or by optic nerve compression, leading to visual impairment.  Radiotherapy is of limited value in their treatment because of the fragility of the optic nerve and subsequent blindness risk. Read More

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Transarticular epithelioid hemangioma of the ankle-a case of a rare vascular neoplasm.

Skeletal Radiol 2021 Jun 8;50(6):1263-1270. Epub 2021 Jan 8.

Department of Radiology, Vall d'Hebron Hospital, Barcelona, Spain.

Epithelioid hemangioma of the bone is a rare kind of vascular neoplasm posing a diagnostic challenge because of its ability to mimic malignant tumors. We report a case of a fast-growing, talofibular joint-involving epithelioid hemangioma, which was suspectedly initiated by vascular damage due to trauma and arthroscopy. The ankle mass appeared as a lytic lesion on the CT images and as a T1 hypo-, T2 mildly hyperintense, lobulated structure on the MRI scans. Read More

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Imaging features of hemangioma in long tubular bones.

BMC Musculoskelet Disord 2021 Jan 6;22(1):27. Epub 2021 Jan 6.

Department of Radiology the Third Hospital, Hebei Medical University, 139 Ziqiang Road, 050051, Shijiazhuang, Hebei Province, China.

Background: To investigate the imaging features of hemangiomas in long tabular bones for better diagnosis.

Methods: Twenty-four patients with long bone hemangiomas confirmed by pathology were enrolled. Nineteen patients had plain radiography, fourteen patients had computed tomography (CT) and eleven had magnetic resonance imaging (MRI). Read More

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January 2021

Lateral Myelotomy for Resection of a Ruptured Intramedullary Cervico-Thoracic Cavernous Malformation.

Oper Neurosurg (Hagerstown) 2021 03;20(4):E317-E321

Department of Neurological Surgery, Rutgers-Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, New Brunswick, New Jersey.

Background And Importance: Intramedullary spinal cord cavernous malformations represent 5% to 12% of spinal vascular disease. Most patients present with acute or progressive neurological symptoms, including motor weakness or sensory loss. Surgical resection is the only definitive management and is recommended for symptomatic lesions that are surgically accessible. Read More

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"Radiographic demonstration of association of ubernaculum Dentis (Gubernaculum tract) in odontogenic cysts and tumors"-A CBCT finding.

Indian J Radiol Imaging 2020 Jul-Sep;30(3):340-343. Epub 2020 Oct 15.

Department of Oral Pathology and Microbiology, Subharti Dental College, Swami Vivekanand Subharti University, Meerut, Uttar Pradesh, India.

Spectrum of lesions that occur in the jaws have a cyst-like radiographic appearance. These lesions may be odontogenic or non-odontogenic and are often difficult to differentiate them on the basis of their clinical, radiographic features alone. Among odontogenic lesions without mineralization, ameloblastomas, odontogenic keratocysts, and dentigerous cysts can all appear as well-defined, unilocular, well-corticated, lucent lesions that can mimic with non-odontogenic cysts and tumors like nasopalatine duct cyst, aneurysmal bone cyst, central giant cell granuloma, hemangioma and so on. Read More

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October 2020

Imaging characteristics of Intrasellar cavernous hemangioma: A case report.

Medicine (Baltimore) 2020 Nov;99(47):e23405

Department of Neurosurgery.

Rationale: Intrasellar cavernous hemangiomas (ICHs) are rare vascular lesions that arise in the sellar region. ICHs are usually misdiagnosed and treated as pituitary adenomas. Therefore, a preoperative diagnosis is particularly important, especially when the goal is complete resection. Read More

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November 2020

Sternal cavernous hemangioma and reconstruction of the anterior chest wall: a case report.

BMC Surg 2020 Nov 19;20(1):288. Epub 2020 Nov 19.

Faculty of Health Sciences, Universidad Icesi, Calle 18 # 122-135, Cali, 7600032, Colombia.

Background: The sternum is considered an unusual tumor site, corresponding to 15% of all thoracic wall tumors. Primary sternal tumors are even rarer and most commonly malignant. We present the case of a young man who consulted with a painful sternal mass, which after its resection is confirmed to be a cavernous hemangioma. Read More

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November 2020

[Two Cases of Venous Malformation of the Orbit Treated by Endoscopic Endonasal Surgery].

No Shinkei Geka 2020 Nov;48(11):1043-1049

Department of Neurosurgery, Graduate School of Medicine, Osaka University.

Venous malformation of the orbit(VMO), previously called orbital cavernous hemangioma, has been classified as a vascular malformation according to the International Society for the Study of Vascular Anomalies. Among various surgical approaches for VMO, endoscopic endonasal surgery(EES)has recently been developed, especially for those in the inferomedial quadrant of the orbit. Two 67-year-old and 69-year-old women presented with decreased visual acuity and visual field deficit, respectively. Read More

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November 2020

Single Level Percutaneous Vertebroplasty for Vertebral Hemangiomata - A Review of Outcomes.

Pain Physician 2020 11;23(6):E637-E642

Department of Interventional Radiology, Villa Maria Hospital, Turin, Italy.

Background: Percutaneous vertebroplasty is a minimally invasive technique to treat patients with symptomatic vertebral hermangiomata.

Objectives: We present a single-operator series of cases to demonstrate the clinical outcomes and complication profiles for this technique.

Study Design: This is a retrospective multi-center cohort study. Read More

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November 2020

Rapidly Progressive Atypical Vertebral Hemangioma: A Case Report.

Korean J Neurotrauma 2020 Oct 20;16(2):320-325. Epub 2020 Aug 20.

Department of Neurosurgery, College of Medicine, Chosun University, Gwangju, Korea.

Vertebral hemangiomas are common, benign, and asymptomatic tumors that rarely extend into the epidural space or involve the posterior elements. Surgery is recommended for aggressive vertebral hemangiomas if symptoms are severe or evolve rapidly. A 57-year-old male patient was admitted to our department for several months of back pain. Read More

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October 2020

Orbitofrontal Reconstruction With a Three-Dimensional Titanium Patient-Specific Implant After Intraosseous Haemangioma Resection.

J Craniofac Surg 2021 Jan-Feb 01;32(1):e69-e72

Oral and Maxillofacial Department, Estaing Hospital, CHU Clermont-Ferrand.

Background: Intraosseous hemangiomas are rare benign tumors that can develop in the skull. Orbitofrontal localization is uncommon. The complexity of orbitofrontal anatomy results in difficult reconstruction following trauma or tumoral resection. Read More

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Stop Calling Me Cavernous Hemangioma! A Literature Review on Misdiagnosed Bony Vascular Anomalies.

J Invest Surg 2020 Nov 5:1-10. Epub 2020 Nov 5.

Vascular Birthmark Foundation, New York, USA.

Vascular malformations of the bone most often involve the cranio-facial area. Even in relevant peer reviewed journals, venous malformations are often misdiagnosed as "hemangiomas" or "angiomas" of the bone. By reviewing literature from the past 5 years (2013-2018), we found many reports of vascular malformations of the bone where the diagnosis was incorrect. Read More

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November 2020

Differentiating atypical hemangiomas and vertebral metastases: a field-of-view (FOV) and FOCUS intravoxel incoherent motion (IVIM) diffusion-weighted imaging (DWI) study.

Eur Spine J 2020 12 19;29(12):3187-3193. Epub 2020 Oct 19.

Department of Radiology, The First Hospital of China Medical University, 155 Nanjing North Street, Heping District, Shenyang, 110001, Liaoning, People's Republic of China.

Purpose: Some atypical vertebral hemangiomas (VHs) may mimic metastases on routine MRI and can result in misdiagnosis and ultimately to additional imaging, biopsy and unnecessary costs. The purpose of this study is to assess the utility of intravoxel incoherent motion (IVIM) diffusion-weighted imaging (DWI) on account of field-of-view optimized and constrained undistorted single shot (FOCUS) in distinguishing atypical VHs and vertebral metastases.

Methods: A total of 25 patients with vertebral metastases and 25 patients with atypical VHs were confirmed by clinical follow-up or pathology. Read More

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December 2020

[Tumors affecting the temporomandibular joint - a literature review].

Bull Cancer 2020 Nov 12;107(11):1186-1198. Epub 2020 Oct 12.

University Lille, CHU de Lille, service de chirurgie maxillo-faciale et stomatologie, U1008 - Controlled Drug Delivery Systems and Biomaterial, Inserm, 59000 Lille, France.

Benign and malign tumors can affect the temporomandibular joint (TMJ) as any other articulation. Nevertheless, TMJ tumors are rare and mostly benign. Their clinical expression is varied including symptomatology similar to TMJ dysfunctional disorders, otologic or neurologic pathologies. Read More

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November 2020

Transconjunctival Extirpation of a Voluminous Orbital Cavernoma: 2-Dimensional Operative Video.

Oper Neurosurg (Hagerstown) 2021 01;20(2):E134-E135

Department of Neurosurgery, Geneva University Hospitals, Geneva, Switzerland.

Purely intraorbital cavernomas remain rare, but still are the most common benign orbital tumors.1 These expansive lesions are now rapidly detected and adequately treated. Surgical resection is the gold standard and a definitive solution. Read More

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January 2021

Epithelioid hemangioma of bone harboring FOS and FOSB gene rearrangements: A clinicopathologic and molecular study.

Genes Chromosomes Cancer 2021 Jan 9;60(1):17-25. Epub 2020 Oct 9.

Departments of Pathology, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, New York, USA.

The diagnosis of epithelioid hemangioma (EH) remains challenging due to its rarity, worrisome histologic features, and locally aggressive clinical and radiographic presentation. Especially in the bone, EH can be misdiagnosed as a malignant vascular neoplasm due its lytic, often destructive or multifocal growth, as well as atypical morphology. The discovery of recurrent FOS and FOSB gene fusions in the pathogenesis of most EH has strengthened its stand-alone classification, distinct from other malignant epithelioid vascular lesions, such as epithelioid hemangioendothelioma or angiosarcoma. Read More

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January 2021