Vincristine as a treatment for a large haemangioma threatening vital functions.

Abstract

We report the use of vincristine to treat a large steroid resistant haemangioma of the lower face and neck. At the time of treatment the lesion had shown no signs of involution. The haemangioma was not life threatening but extension within the mouth was associated with bleeding and ulceration, which was impairing feeding and speech development. A… (More)

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@article{Fawcett2004VincristineAA, title={Vincristine as a treatment for a large haemangioma threatening vital functions.}, author={S L Fawcett and I R Grant and P N Hall and A. W. R. Kelsall and J. C. Nicholson}, journal={British journal of plastic surgery}, year={2004}, volume={57 2}, pages={168-71} }