Orphanet: Diffuse neonatal hemangiomatosis

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Diffuse neonatal hemangiomatosis

Disease definition

Diffuse neonatal hemangiomatosis is a rare vascular tumor from unknown origin characterized by multiple, progressive, rapidly growing cutaneous hemangiomas (e.g. in the scalp, face, trunk and extremities) associated with widespread visceral hemangiomas in the liver, lungs, gastrointestinal tract, brain, and meninges.


Classification level: Disorder
  • Synonym(s): -
  • Prevalence: <1 / 1 000 000
  • Inheritance: Not applicable 
  • Age of onset: Neonatal
  • ICD-10: Q82.8
  • OMIM: -
  • UMLS: -
  • MeSH: -
  • GARD: 1861
  • MedDRA: -

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