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Hemangioma capilar - Symptom

Nombres alternativos

Hemangioma senil; Angioma en cereza

Síntomas:

Tumor o lesión cutánea:

  • De color rojo cereza brillante.
  • Pequeña, desde el tamaño de una cabeza de alfiler hasta 1/4 de pulgada de diámetro.
  • Lisa o puede sobresalir por fuera de la piel.

Signos y exámenes:

El médico probablemente diagnosticará un hemangioma capilar con base en la apariencia de la neoplasia. Generalmente no se requieren otros exámenes, aunque puede realizar una biopsia de piel para confirmar el diagnóstico.

  • Reviewed last on: 10/8/2010
  • Linda J. Vorvick, MD, Medical Director, MEDEX Northwest Division of Physician Assistant Studies, University of Washington School of Medicine. Also reviewed by Kevin Berman, MD, PhD, Atlanta Center for Dermatologic Disease, Atlanta, GA. Review provided by VeriMed Healthcare Network. Also reviewed by David Zieve, MD, MHA, Medical Director, A.D.A.M., Inc.

Referencias

Habif TP. Clinical Dermatology. 5th ed. Philadelphia, Pa: Mosby Elsevier;2009.

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