Retiform hemangioendothelioma: A rare case of slow growing vascular tumor with review of literature
Author(s): Dr. Dharmendra Shah, Dr. Shivani Chaudhary, Het Contractor and Milauni Dave
Abstract: Retiform hemangioendotheliomas are extremely rare tumors of vascular origin. Overall incidence of hemangioendothelioma being <1/1000000. They are low grade angiosarcomas with little risk of metastasis. It usually occurs as a single skin or subcutaneous lesion on the trunk or extremities commonly seen in middle aged adults . Due to its rarity no well-defined guidelines are there for its management, follow up and dealing with local recurrence . Therefore we would like to discuss the case of Retiform Hemangioendothelioma over scapular region in an adult lady which presented with its classical features and how it was managed.
Dr. Dharmendra Shah, Dr. Shivani Chaudhary, Het Contractor, Milauni Dave. Retiform hemangioendothelioma: A rare case of slow growing vascular tumor with review of literature. Int J Case Rep Surg 2022;4(2):13-16. DOI: 10.22271/27081494.2022.v4.i2a.45
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