granuloma pyogenicum

(redirected from capillary haemangioma)
Also found in: Medical.

granuloma pyogenicum

[‚gran·yə′lō·mə ‚pī·ō′jen·ə·kəm]
(medicine)
A hemangioma with superimposed inflammation on the skin or other epithelial surfaces.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
References in periodicals archive ?
Intranasal lobular capillary haemangioma. BMJ Case Rep 2014; 10: 2014.
Caulfield, "A rare cause of paediatric epistaxis: lobular capillary haemangioma of the nasal cavity," BMJ Case Reports, vol.
Lobular capillary haemangioma (Pyogenic granuloma) is a well-known and commonly occurring benign vascular lesion of the skin and mucous membrane especially of oral cavity, but rarely occurs at other places1.
Xenos, "Delayed post-traumatic capillary haemangioma of the spine," Journal of Clinical Neuroscience, vol.
Susani, "Capillary haemangioma of the testis," Journal of Clinical Pathology, vol.
Hemangiomas Supercial (capillary haemangioma) Deep (cavernous haemangioma) Compound (capillary cavernous haemangioma) B.
The craniofacial and extremity abnormalities seen in this syndrome include cleft lip and palate, craniosynostosis, microcephalia, silver-coloured or sparse hair, micrognathia, ocular hypertelorism, exophthalmia, eyelid coloboma, corneal blurring, cataract, mid-facial capillary haemangioma, ear malformations, low-set ears, maxillary protrusion, malar hypoplasia, hypoplastic mandible, nasal hypoplasia and short neck bilateral symmetrical tetra-phocomelia or hypomelia, brachydactyly/oligodactyly.4-6 In Roberts Syndrome, the upper extremities are affected more frequently than the lower extremities.
It consists of a triad of port wine stain (capillary haemangioma), varicose veins, and hypertrophy of an affected limb.
Also known as capillary haemangioma or cavernous haemangioma, they are not a sign of general ill health and can occur anywhere on the skin.