Cavernous hemangioma presenting as a giant cervical mass: a case report.

@article{Kiymaz2010CavernousHP,
  title={Cavernous hemangioma presenting as a giant cervical mass: a case report.},
  author={Nejmi Kiymaz and Nebi Yilmaz and Suleyman Ozen and Ismail Demir and Burhan Oral Gudu and Abdulbaki Kozan},
  journal={Turkish neurosurgery},
  year={2010},
  volume={20 1},
  pages={69-72}
}
Intramuscular hemangiomas of the head and neck are rare congenital vascular tumors and are sparsely reported. Hemangiomas account for approximately 7% of benign tumors and usually present as a mass that suddenly enlarges. Hemangiomas are mostly seen on the trunk and extremities, but can also appear on the head and neck region. A10-year-old boy was referred to our clinic for puffiness and swelling on the right side of his neck. Neurological examination was normal, but we observed an advanced… CONTINUE READING

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