PDF | In adults, hemangioma is a rare presentation of a parotid mass. Les résultats radio- logiques ont montré une lésion de la glande parotide droite. Download scientific diagram | Disección de un hemangioma parotídeo por el plano avascular. from publication: Surgical treatment of haemangiomas | The. On CT scan, during the proliferative phase, an infantile hemangioma shows a Three-month-old child with left parotide infantile hemangioma. (a).

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Author information Article notes Copyright and License information Disclaimer. J Paediatr Child Health ; MR imaging with pathologic correlation. Thus, propranolol should only be used for complicated hemangiomas, that is, those that due to rapid ;arotideo prominent growth create functional problems and not for those that create cosmetic problems alone.

Hemangioma of infancy

C MRI T1 with contrast, shows the same image but with intense enhancement of the tumor. Parotudeo Surg ; 27 5: However a hemangioma should be considered in the differential diagnosis of parotid tumors in adults. Although it is frequently noticeable at birth, IH typically grows fast and becomes clinically obvious during the subsequent 6 months [ 3 ].

They can occur virtually anywhere, but the majority are found in the head and neck regions. For patients failing corticosteroids or who have a contraindication to corticosteroids, interferon alfa-2a or alfa-2b was considered in the past [ 2369 ]. B MRI T2, shows the same image but the tumor is hyperintense.


Cavernous hemangioma of the parotid gland in adults

He was successfully retreated at the age of 11 months with propranolol for another 5. Interferons alfa IFN a: Current Treatment of Parotid Hemangiomas.

Infants with Kasabach-Merritt syndrome do not have “true”hemangiomas. Pediatr Clin North Am ; 47 4: A MRI T1 reveals in the right superficial lobe of the parotid gland a well defined, hipointense and lobulated intraparotid tumor of approximately 3cm.

Long-term systemic corticosteroid therapy is associated with serious side effects such as hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenal suppression, glucose intolerance, weight gain, hypokalemia, sodium and water retention, osteoporosis, and peptic ulcers. Differentiation of vascular birthmarks by MR imaging.

They are classified as cavernous, capillary and mixed hemangiomas 1. Hemangioma hrmangioma cells, endothelial cells and pericytes are the histologically identified cell types that comprise these lesions.

Case Reports in Pediatrics

Management of alarming hemangiomas hemangiona infancy: During surgery, the macroscopic appearance makes suspect a vascular lesion. Synonyms or Alternate Spellings: Pediatr Dermatol ;12 1: The infant with a vascular tumor.

Kaposiform hemangioendothelioma of infancy and childhood. Intraparotid hemangioma in an adult: A 62 years old female with no family history of interest has a right parotid mass with a slowly progressive growth of 4 years of evolution.


All suggestive of a cavernous hemangioma of the parotid gland. Although PHs can subside without treatment, their rapid growth can create cosmetic problems along with signs of congestive cardiac failure in cases of significant blood shunting.

Infantile haemangioma | Radiology Reference Article |

Regarding hypoglycemia, Holland et al. Therefore, a typical clinical presentation and characteristic radiologic findings are sufficient for the diagnosis 78.

Bluish or purple discoloration of the overlying skin is a helpful clinical sign if present, unlike our case [ 78 ]. New England J Med ; 3: Extra-cutaneous hemangiomas present as lumps.

Cellular and extracellular markers of hemangioma. Benign neonatal hemangiomatosis with mucosal involvement. They present as an echogenic well-defined mass that may exhibit prominent internal vascularity on color Doppler 1.