Search Results for: arteriovenous shunt

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Vascular Birthmarks: Key Points

…ions with deep subcutaneous involvement (such as vascular malformations). Vascular malformations may be comprised of venous, arteriovenous, capillary, or mixed components; careful examination for an arterial component and for extensive subcutaneous…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Acroangiodermatitis of Mali/Stewart-Bluefarb syndrome

…ndothelial cells. Bibliography Bibliography for acroangiodermatitis of Mali/Stewart-Bluefarb syndrome Bluefarb SM, Adams LA. Arteriovenous malformation with angiodermatitis. Arch Dermatol 1967;96:176. Kim TH, Kim KH, Kang JS, et al….

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Confusing Terms (to be Avoided Scrupulously)

…lignant neoplasm (i.e., angiosarcoma) as well as to aberrations in structure of blood vessels, such as a malformation (e.g., arteriovenous shunt), and an ectasia (e.g., Osler-Weber-Rendu syndrome). For these reasons, there is no need ever to employ…

Resolving Quandaries in Dermatology, Pathology & Dermatopathology

Angiolymphoid Hyperplasia with Eosinophilia/Kimura’s Disease?

…related entirely. Angiolymphoid hyperplasia with eosinophilia fundamentally is a manifestation of a malformation, to wit, an arteriovenous shunt seated in the subcutaneous fat or even deeper in the subcutis. Although expressions morphologic of…

Diffuse neonatal hemangiomatosis presenting as congestive heart failure

Diffuse neonatal hemangiomatosis presenting as congestive heart failure

…em and proliferate till infancy. The common causes of mortality are high-output cardiac failure as a result of arteriovenous shunting in liver or haemorrhage in intestine or brain [3]. Prompt treatment with corticosteroids or beta blockers like…

Differential Diagnosis in Dermatopathology


…essels. Whereas angiolymphoid hyperplasia with eosinophilia is a vascular malformation that comes into being by virtue of an arteriovenous shunt, angiosarcoma is a malignant neoplasm with blood vascular differentiation. Although clinically and…