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Profound proliferating angiolymphoid hyperplasia with eosinophilia of pregnancy mimicking angiosarcoma.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  22017064     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Angiolymphoid hyperplasia with eosinophilia (ALHE) is a rare benign vascular proliferation that clinically manifests as nodules and papules of the head and neck region. We report a profound, rapidly proliferating case of ALHE in a 3-week postpartum woman that clinically mimicked angiosarcoma. The clinical and histologic features of ALHE, Kitamura disease, and cutaneous angiosarcoma are reviewed, and the relationship between ALHE and pregnancy is discussed.
Catherine B Marcum; Jonathan S Zager; Iriana P Bélongie; Jane L Messina; Neil Alan Fenske
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Cutis     Volume:  88     ISSN:  0011-4162     ISO Abbreviation:  Cutis     Publication Date:  2011 Sep 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2011-10-24     Completed Date:  2011-12-29     Revised Date:  2013-09-12    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0006440     Medline TA:  Cutis     Country:  United States    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  122-8     Citation Subset:  IM    
Department of Dermatology and Cutaneous Surgery, University of South Florida College of Medicine, Tampa, FL 33612, USA.
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MeSH Terms
Angiolymphoid Hyperplasia with Eosinophilia / diagnosis*,  therapy
Diagnosis, Differential
Hemangiosarcoma / diagnosis*
Puerperal Disorders / diagnosis*,  therapy
Skin Neoplasms / diagnosis*

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