Isolated hemangioma causing gross painless hematuria in an adolescent male.

@article{Wiygul2010IsolatedHC,
  title={Isolated hemangioma causing gross painless hematuria in an adolescent male.},
  author={Jeremy B Wiygul and Lane S. Palmer},
  journal={Urology},
  year={2010},
  volume={76 2},
  pages={463-4}
}
Hematuria in children is usually a benign entity, with hypercalciuria being the usual etiology; however, rarer causes also exist, including genitourinary hemangioma. Hemangioma is a benign tumor, which has a tendency to regress spontaneously by the second year of life. Involvement of the urinary tract is rare, and in patients with bladder involvement, an accompanying syndrome such as Sturge-Weber is usually found. However, there are reports of isolated bladder hemangioma in the pediatric… CONTINUE READING
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