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Partially involuting congenital hemangioma

Disease definition

A rare congenital hemangioma characterized by a superficial, red to violaceous lesion with overlying telangiectasia and a surrounding pale halo, which initially behaves like a rapidly involuting congenital hemangioma, beginning to involute shortly after birth. Involution is then aborted, and a residual tumor virtually indistinguishable from non-involuting congenital hemangioma remains. This lesion grows proportionally with the child and does not regress.

ORPHA:458785

Classification level: Disorder
  • Synonym(s): -
  • Prevalence: -
  • Inheritance: Not applicable 
  • Age of onset: Neonatal
  • ICD-10: D18.0
  • OMIM: -
  • UMLS: -
  • MeSH: -
  • GARD: -
  • MedDRA: -

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