European Journal of General Medicine
Medical Investigations Society
Vol. 2, No. 2, 2005, pp. 80-82
Bioline Code: gm05016
Full paper language: English
Document type: Research Article
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European Journal of General Medicine, Vol. 2, No. 2, 2005, pp. 80-82
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REPORT OF A GIRL WITH INFANTILE HEMANGIOENDOTHELIOMA|
Köksal Yuca, Mustafa Kösem, Sevil Ari Yuca, Hayal Oral, Ali Bay
Infantile Hemangioendothelioma (IHE) is a rare vascular tumor with predominant involvement of soft tissues of extremities. The occurrence in the head and neck region is extremly rare. We report a four-month-old female with IHE in her lower lip. The clinical and histologic photographs depict the findings. The diagnosis and treatment of IHE are discussed.
Hemangioendothelioma, vascular tumor, infants.
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