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Angiolymphoid hyperplasia with eosinophilia in the colon: a novel cause of rectal bleeding.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  9306946     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Angiolymphoid hyperplasia with eosinophilia (epithelioid haemangioma) is an uncommon but distinctive lesion seen principally in the skin. A case of severe gastrointestinal haemorrhage in a 63 year old male is reported, which necessitated a right hemicolectomy. A lobulated nodule was seen macroscopically that had the histological appearance of angiolymphoid hyperplasia with eosinophilia, with sheets of lymphocytes and eosinophils associated with many vessels showing plump and pleomorphic endothelial cells. This is the first reported case of this entity in the large intestine.
Authors:
D M Berney; M P Griffiths; C L Brown
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Journal of clinical pathology     Volume:  50     ISSN:  0021-9746     ISO Abbreviation:  J. Clin. Pathol.     Publication Date:  1997 Jul 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1997-10-16     Completed Date:  1997-10-16     Revised Date:  2009-11-18    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0376601     Medline TA:  J Clin Pathol     Country:  ENGLAND    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  611-3     Citation Subset:  AIM; IM    
Affiliation:
Department of Histopathology and Morbid Anatomy, Medical and Dental School of St Bartholomew's, London, UK.
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Angiolymphoid Hyperplasia with Eosinophilia / complications*,  pathology
Colonic Diseases / complications*,  pathology
Gastrointestinal Hemorrhage / etiology*
Humans
Male
Middle Aged
Rectum
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