Bloom where you are planted: Hemangioma or malignancy?

Academic Article


  • Vascular anomalies comprise a spectrum of disorders characterized by the abnormal development or growth of blood and lymphatic vessels. These growths have unique features and diverse behaviors, mandating a multidisciplinary approach in their evaluation, diagnosis, and management. Here we describe the case of a male toddler presenting with an abdominal mass, originally treated as a metastatic retroperitoneal tumor, but subsequently felt to represent a vascular anomaly.
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    Author List

  • Gunn E; Barnett CC; Duong AT; Beierle EA; Kelly DR; Vaid YN; Keene KS; Soike M; Whelan K
  • Volume

  • 69
  • Issue

  • 2