Verrucous Hemangioma



Verrucous Hemangioma


Steven D. Billings, MD

David Cassarino, MD, PhD










Verrucous hemangioma has an acanthotic papillomatous epidermis image and ectatic dermal blood vessels image involving both the superficial and deep dermis.






In addition to the verrucous-like epidermal changes, this case demonstrates cavernous vascular spaces image in close apposition to the epidermis, resembling an angiokeratoma.


TERMINOLOGY


Definitions



  • Vascular tumor with superficial verrucous appearance


ETIOLOGY/PATHOGENESIS


Developmental Anomaly



  • Most likely a congenital lymphovascular malformation

Jul 8, 2016 | Posted by in PATHOLOGY & LABORATORY MEDICINE | Comments Off on Verrucous Hemangioma
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