Method. The case presented with intraoral submucosal hemangioma of the cheek was treated by intralesional injection of aethoxysklerol 3% diluted in water for. An otherwise healthy year-old female patient had painless swelling in her left buccal mucosa. No precipitating factors were identified. Pathological analysis. Althought hemangioma is considered one of the most common soft tissue tumors of the head and neck [2], it is relatively rare in the oral cavity.

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Intralesional laser therapy of extensive hemangiomas in consecutive pediatric patients.

However, various theories have been proposed to elucidate the mechanism and pathogenesis hemagioma haemangioma. Florid extravascular papillary endothelial hyperplasia Masson’s pseudoangiosarcoma presenting as a soft tissue sarcoma.

Carbon dioxide laser in head and neck surgery.

Masson’s hemangioma: A rare intraoral presentation

Regezi JA, Sciubba J. YAG laser is used for treating the deep component of hemangiomas of the oral cavity and requires very careful use by experienced physicians.

Sclerotherapy for venous malformations. Ultra sonographic Image showing hypo echoic areas Click here to view. The surgical treatment of oral hemangiomas, similar to other treatment modalities, has its own risks and advantages. There is a higher incidence in females than males.

The surface is highly keratinized and no further growth was evidenced during the two year hemanngioma follow-up.


An overview of the clinical entity. The authors are grateful to Mr.

Capillary hemangioma as a rare benign tumor of the oral cavity: a case report

Clinical characteristics, treatment and outcome of 28 oral haemangiomas in pediatric patients. A very rare tumor occurring in oral cavity with only 80 cases being published in literature until date. Based on medical history and clinical examination, the lesion was diagnosed as submucosal hemangioma of the cheek. In hemangloma present case study, we report a rare and an unusual case of capillary haemangioma of the palatal mucosa. Lipomas can usually be correctly diagnosed by their hemantioma appearance alone.

Submucosal hemangioma of the cheek at the right molar region. Subscribe to Table of Contents Alerts. Positive staining for GLUTI is considered highly specific and diagnostic for haemangioma, and it is useful for making differential diagnosis between haemangioma and other vascular lesions clinically related to it [ 13 ]. The primary form arises in a dilated vascular space, the secondary or mixed form occurs within the preexisting vascular lesion, and the third or extravascular form appears within the hematomas.

Dental history revealed intraorl she had a history of gingival enlargement, one year back, which she had got excised. However, the lesion did not show microscopic appearance of a pyogenic granuloma. Two main gemangioma of hemangioma recognized: How to cite this article: After having undergone clinical and physical examinations and laboratory evaluation in the pathology department, she was diagnosed as having capillary hemangioma.


J Oral Maxillofac Surg. Written informed consent was obtained from the patient for publication of this case report and accompanying images. Written informed consent was obtained from the patient after all treatment procedures had been fully explained. The size of hemangiomas is variable, ranging from a few millimeters to several centimeters in the form of a macule, papule, nodule, or tumor, with elastic or fibrous consistency [ 8 ].

Lipoma was also considered to be one of the differential diagnosis. They are generally painless. Sclerotherapy for treatment of hemangiomas. Disadvantages of sclerotherapy include postoperative pain and burning sensation, potential anaphylactic reaction, tissue necrosis, and airway hemnagioma [ 19 ]. However, it can be differentiated from it on the basis of histopathologic findings as it is characterized by infiltrative proliferation of endothelium-lined blood vessels that form an anastomosing network.

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The most common vascular proliferation of the oral mucosa is the pyogenic granuloma. Discussion Hemangiomas are benign non-reactive lesions, characterized by the presence of numerous blood vessels of varying caliber. Advanced Search Users Online: National Center for Biotechnology InformationU.