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A Clinical Atlas of 101 Common Skin Diseases

Hemangiomas, Vascular Malformations, and Ectasias

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An hemangioma is a benign neoplasm of blood vessels, a vascular malformation is an aberration in development of one or more major vascular structures, and an ectasia is a dilation of a preexisting end vessel.

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Vascular Birthmarks: Key Points

…orized as vascular tumors or vascular malformations. The term hemangioma has previously been used to describe many common, typically benign vascular birthmarks that present in infancy with a wide spectrum of clinical presentations. Recent changes in…

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Vascular Birthmarks: Initial Evaluation

Initial Evaluation Hemangioma of infancy Port-wine stain Differential diagnosis Cherry hemangioma Tufted hemangioma Spider angioma Lymphangioma circumscriptum…

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Vascular Birthmarks: Treatment

Treatment Treatment of hemangioma of infancy HOI present shortly after birth, and undergo periods of rapid growth during infancy and spontaneous involution during infancy or childhood. Rapid growth may cause severe disfigurement, vision impairment,…

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Vascular Birthmarks: Clinical Cases

…it, obstructing vision Initial evaluation Clinical diagnosis: hemangioma of infancy Given rapid growth, visual impediment with potential impairment of visual development, treatment is implemented Prednisone 1 mg/kg/day started (note: propranolol woul…

A Clinical Atlas of 101 Common Skin Diseases

Pyogenic Granuloma

A red, often ulcerated, boggy papule that represents a hyperplasia of small cutaneous vessels which are “fed” by an arteriole in the subcutaneous fat, the lesion resulting consistently from external trauma, usually in the form of a punct…

Dermatology Practical & Conceptual

Tufted hemangioma: clinical case and literature review

Abstract Tufted hemangiomas are relatively rare benign vascular proliferations that are congenital or appear during the first years of life. Herein we present an additional case of tufted hemangioma that appeared one year after birth and discuss its…

A Clinical Atlas of 101 Common Skin Diseases

Hemangiomas, Vascular Malformations, and Ectasias

An hemangioma is a benign neoplasm of blood vessels, a vascular malformation is an aberration in development of one or more major vascular structures, and an ectasia is a dilation of a preexisting end vessel.

A Clinical Atlas of 101 Common Skin Diseases

Dermatofibroma

An inflammatory process that develops secondary to trauma, usually in the form of a penetrating injury or rupture of a follicle, and that proceeds through stages of granulation tissue with numerous extravasated erythrocytes, granulomatous inflammati…

A Clinical Atlas of 101 Common Skin Diseases

Preface

…breadth of sweep. Last, wherever a skin lesion—be it a cherry hemangioma, a Miescher’s nevus, or a seborrheic keratosis—is encountered as an incidental finding in a photograph, we call it to the reader’s attention in the photograph’s legend. Some dec…

Dermatology Practical & Conceptual

From the Dermatologikum Hamburg: Quiz

…explanation Hobnail lymphatic malformation (so-called hobnail hemangioma or targetoid hemosiderotic hemangioma) Dilated and bizarre-shaped vessels are seen in the upper reticular dermis and extend into the papillary dermis. At the periphery of the le…

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