In the last few years, interest in vulvar disease has greatly increased. Hemangiomas are benign tumors of the vascular endothelium that. Hemangioma is a benign neoplasm that may affect the vulva, and it can cause functional or emotional disability. This article reports the case of. Abstract. Hemangioma is a benign neoplasm that may affect the vulva, and it can cause functional or emotional disability. This article reports the case of a.

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Smaller lesions can be excised. Intralesional or systemic administration of interferon is another therapeutic option that usually hemangipma reserved for recalcitrant lesions.

A high index of suspicion and liberal use of excision should be part of the management scheme.

Treatment is surgical excision if symptoms develop. Fibroma Fibromas occur on the vulva as small exophytic projections. Biopsies of condylomatous lesions that are resistant to treatment or that have an abnormal appearance should be performed for histologic confirmation of the diagnosis.


Microscopically, the hemangiioma are composed of large eosinophilic, polygonal cells. The histologic appearance is similar to that of leiomyomas Fig. In this manner, subtle epithelial changes are more easily identified.

Vulvar Hemangioma: Case Report.

The usual location for endometriosis of the vulva is in healed episiotomy scars. As most hemangiomas present spontaneous involution, treatment may be reserved for lesions that present complications, such as functional impairment, pain, hemangima, and bleeding, as the ones presented by our patient; however, there are others, like unusually rapid growth, infection, and cosmetic concerns. Treatment is surgical excision.


This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution Licensewhich permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited. Histologically, increased numbers of melanocytes and dermal melanophages are present. Recurrent episodes may prompt excision of the gland. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Vulvzr Commons Attribution License.

The tumor extends into the contiguous tissue, and may cause an epidermal response of accentuated acanthosis that resembles squamous cell carcinoma histologically. They may be congenital or acquired, and usually are asymptomatic.

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Am J Surg Pathol Epidermal appendages are infrequent, and the vascular pattern may be culvar. C Field of observation demonstrating the superficiality of these tortuous vessels and their close relation to the mucosa stratified squamous epithelium.

PG is a lesion of the skin and mucous membranes and it can be seen in various locations of the body. Vulvar condylomas and squamous vestibular micropapilloma. Carter J, Elliott P: Subsequently, the biopsy of an ulcer, which did not respond to initial therapy, was the recommended course of action.

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The histologic characteristics are identical to those of other gynecologic leiomyomas. The compound nevus vlvar characteristics of both intradermal and junctional nevi Fig. To receive news and publication updates for Case Reports in Obstetrics and Gynecology, enter your hhemangioma address in the box below.

Lobular capillary hemangioma, or pyogenic granuloma, hemahgioma an acquired hemorrhagic benign vascular lesion of the skin and mucous membranes. The patient should be tested for human immunodeficiency virus. Conclusion To conclude, this case represents a rare situation of a vulvar hemangioma that presented as a genital ulcer, associated with psychological and physical dysfunction for the patient. Management is incision and drainage, with or without marsupialization.


Despite the negative evidence, over this time, an appropriated gynecological exam had been realized as well as the syndromic management, which is recommended by the Brazilian Ministry of Health. Histologically, lentigines are similar to junctional nevi. Cysts of both Bartholin’s duct and Skene’s duct may occur. Medicine Baltimore ;97 When faced with a vulcar with such characteristics, it is necessary to consider a differential diagnosis that includes benign vulvar tumors, infectious lesions, skin cancers, and premalignant and malignant tumors [ 10 ].

Hemangioma of the ovary-a case report and review of literature.

Lymphangiomas are similar to hemangiomas, but they do not have red blood cells in the vessels. Mitotic figures are frequent. Hemangiomas, both capillary and cavernous, are well-demarcated papules.

In this case, the first manifestation was a red, painful and persistent lesion followed by an ulcer complicated by life-threatening hemorrhage that was not responsive to conventional treatments and which showed no signs of involution for more than 3 years.

Vagina and vukvar adenosis: The patient was biopsied and diagnosed with vulvar hemangioma and was subsequently submitted to surgical excision of the lesion. In fact, the hemangioma can manifest as an ulceration and bleed, both occurring most often in younger patients.

Abstract Lobular capillary hemangioma, or pyogenic granuloma, is an acquired hemorrhagic benign vascular lesion of the skin and mucous membranes. Two percent have pigmented changes with premalignant characteristics.