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WHO Classification of Tumours
Hemangioma, NOS
Skin


Definition

A benign localized vascular neoplasm usually manifesting in infancy and childhood. It is characterized by the formation of capillary-sized or cavernous vascular channels. The majority of cases are congenital.

The following variants are recognized:

Cherry haemangioma 9120/0
Sinusoidal haemangioma 9120/0
Hobnail haemangioma 9120/0
Glomeruloid haemangioma 9120/0
Microvenular haemangioma 9120/0