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BACKGROUND Infantile haemangioma (IH) is a benign, common and self-limiting tumour of infancy; only a minority of cases need active treatment. Currently, propranolol appears superior to classic(More)
BACKGROUND Ulceration is a common but poorly understood complication of infantile hemangiomas (IH) that is difficult to control. OBJECTIVE To investigate the possible role of monotherapy with(More)
Kaposiform hemangioendothelioma is a rare vascular tumor in children. Especially, in association with the Kasabach-Merritt Phenomenon it can be life threatening. The management of these patients is(More)
OBJECTIVES Infantile hemangiomas (IHs) in the airway may be potentially life-threatening during the proliferative phase. Available treatments like oral corticosteroids (OCS) and chemotherapeutic(More)
Infantile haemangiomas (IH) are the most commonly occurring benign tumours of infancy, which may lead to considerable morbidity, such as amblyopia, ulceration and airway obstruction, depending on(More)
BACKGROUND Infantile hemangiomas (IHs) are common and mostly emerge in the head-neck area. Recently, propranolol has been replacing oral corticosteroids (OCS) as the main treatment modality. (More)
Our purpose was to get better insight into the ulceration of hemangiomas, by comparing patient characteristics of non-ulcerated hemangiomas with hemangiomas with active or past ulceration. A(More)
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