Symptomatic hepatic hemangioendothelioma in a newborn.

  title={Symptomatic hepatic hemangioendothelioma in a newborn.},
  author={K. Jothilakshmi and John Matthai and Sarah Paul and Arbinder Kumar Singal},
  journal={Indian pediatrics},
  volume={43 10},
A case of hepatic hemangioendothelioma presenting as congestive cardiac failure in a neonate is reported. There was also evidence of platelet consumption. The case was managed successfully with oral prednisolone, resulting in improvement of symptoms and tumor regression over 3 months.