Kaposiform hemangioendothelioma: a study of 33 cases emphasizing its pathologic, immunophenotypic, and biologic uniqueness from juvenile hemangioma.

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Kaposiform hemangioendothelioma (KH) is a rare tumor of childhood often associated with Kasabach-Merritt phenomenon (KMP) and occasionally lymphangiomatosis. Although generally considered distinct from other vascular neoplasms, its rarity has precluded a thorough study of its immunophenotypic profile and long-term behavior. Thirty-three cases of KH were… (More)

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@article{Lyons2004KaposiformHA, title={Kaposiform hemangioendothelioma: a study of 33 cases emphasizing its pathologic, immunophenotypic, and biologic uniqueness from juvenile hemangioma.}, author={Lisa L Lyons and Paula E. North and Fernand Mac-Moune Lai and Mark H. Stoler and Andrew L Folpe and Sharon W. Weiss}, journal={The American journal of surgical pathology}, year={2004}, volume={28 5}, pages={559-68} }