Focal Burden: 7-Year-Old Female Patient with "Hemangioma" Present Since Birth

Ann Kulungowski, M.D.
Taizo Nakano, M.D.
Vascular Anomalies Center, Children’s Hospital Colorado, University of Colorado School of Medicine, Aurora, CO

Case Summary

  • 7 yo female presents to clinic to discuss a "hemangioma" present since birth.
  • Lesion fluctuates in size; swelling when crying, angry, or upside down.
  • U/S: Hypoechoic compressible spaces, no- to slow-flow.
  • MRI: Protuberant lesion involving the superficial tissues.

This patient case was presented on 26 February 2018 at the Multidisciplinary Approaches to Vascular Anomalies Webinar on The Hendren Project.

 

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