Tufted hemangioma: clinical case and literature review
Citation: Kazlouskaya V, Lytvynenko B, Blochin E. Tufted hemangioma: clinical case and literature review. Dermatol Pract Concept. 2014;4(2):6. https://dx.doi.org/10.5826/dpc.0402a06
Received: November 5, 2013; Accepted: January 11, 2014; Published: April 30, 2014
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Corresponding author: Viktoryia Kazlouskaya, M.D., Ph.D., Ackerman Academy of Dermatopathology, 145 E 32 St, Fl 10, New York, NY 10016, USA. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
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 histopathological criteria and differential diagnosis with malignant vascular proliferations including sarcoma Kaposi, angiosarcoma and kaposiform hemangioendothelioma.
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