strawberry hemangioma


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strawberry hemangioma

[′strȯ‚ber·ē hi‚mān·jē′ō·mə]
(medicine)
A vascular birthmark characterized by a soft, raised, bright-red, lobular appearance.
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We have described case of capillary or strawberry hemangiomas, concluding that despite the rarity of these lesions in boys and term infants, they should be considered in the differential diagnosis of lesions in the neck region.
Hemangiomas are usually divided into two types: strawberry hemangiomas and cavernous hemangiomas.