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Lymphangioma - Hand and forearm - Photomicrograph
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Lymphangioma - Hand and forearm - Photomicrograph
  • Case ID: 301
  • Diagnosis: Lymphangioma
  • Category: Soft Tissue Tumors
  • Category Type: Vascular
  • Category Sub Type: Benign
  • Location: Hand and forearm
  • Age: 23
  • Sex: F
  • Treatment: Resection
  • Image ID: 2229
  • Image Type: Photomicrograph
  • Images relating to this case: 2227 , 2228 , 2229.

Low power photomicrograph shows small cystic or cavernous areas lined with endothelial cells and loose fibrinous tissue surrounding the endothelial tubes. Generally speaking, with most hemangiomas, no aggressive surgical treatment is indicated unless the dysplasia is very severe in which case an amputation could be considered.


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