Skeletal Muscle Haemangioma: A Cause for Chronic Pain about the Knee: A Case Report

@inproceedings{Kiran2012SkeletalMH,
  title={Skeletal Muscle Haemangioma: A Cause for Chronic Pain about the Knee: A Case Report},
  author={Kopuri Ravi Kiran and T. V. Suresh Babu and S. V. Suresh Babu and Kora Deepti},
  booktitle={Case reports in orthopedics},
  year={2012}
}
Skeletal muscle haemangiomas are uncommon soft tissue tumors; more than 90% are misdiagnosed initially. They present as chronic pain and swelling in a muscle with or without a history of trauma. Plain X-rays, bone scans, computerized tomography (CT) studies, and angiography studies may not always be specific for this tumor. Diagnostic ultrasound is an appropriate initial imaging modality for suspected haemangioma, although magnetic resonance imaging is the investigation of choice. Many… CONTINUE READING

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