Cherry hemangioma (CH) [known in the Portuguese language as hemangioma senil, angioma senil, angioma rubi, mancha de Morgan or Mancha de Campbell . Cherry Angioma (Cherry hemangioma, Senile Angioma, Campbell-De Morgan spot). Are You Confident of the Diagnosis? Characteristic findings on physical. A venous lake, sometimes referred to as senile hemangioma of the lips is usually a solitary, non-indurated, soft, compressible, blue papule occurring due to.

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Who is at Risk for Developing this Disease? Disease of the skin.

Pyogenic Granuloma Senile Angioma. Although in widespread use, the expression hemangioma or senile angioma is not appropriate for this dermatosis, since it is found in five percent of adolescents senik and in Clinically, the initial lesion can be similar to petechiae, being just a macular, flat, red and punctiform lesion.

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Calonje E, Wilson-Jones E. They are generally asymptomatic but may bleed if traumatized.

Case History A 46 year old male patient presented with an 8 month history of a single, painless, bluish swelling over the lower lip which began as a pea sized lesion and gradually increased to the present size. Which of the following best describes your experience with sehil disease?

Cherry hemangioma

Cherry angiomas are found mainly on the trunk and proximal extremities Figure 1 ; however, they can be found anywhere on the body, except glaborous skin. They were all white, since CH is difficult to characterize in black skin. In the initial phase CH has the appearance of a capillary hemangioma 22 or angioblastoma 6 – formed by numerous narrow capillary neoformations and prominent endothelial cells arranged in a lobular form and located exactly between the dermis and the epidermis.


None of the patients examined sought medical attendance due to the CH. Some patients referred to the emergence of the lesions after sun bathing.

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Treatment Options Treatment options are summarized in Table I. By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. A significant increase in the density of mast cells has been seen in cherry hemangiomas compared with normal seni. The authors also observed that CH seems to be more frequent in patients with neoplasia than in those without neoplasia.

YAG laser treatment for vascular lesions”. Nil Conflict hemanguoma Interest: Although the clinical and histopathological aspects of CH have been very well characterized since it first appeared in the medical literature, its presence in the scalp had not been described previously. Most Caucasians obtain a few cherry angioma by their 30s to 40s, the number of lesions increase over time.

The underlying cause for the development of cherry angiomas is not understood.


Although no study has yet clarified the etiopathogenesis of CH, hemajgioma factors have been related to its onset, as described below. The walls of the capillaries are sometimes hyalinized.

The authors established the hypothesis that collagen type VI serves as a platform in the tissues with a high concentration of collagenolytic enzymes and that the increase of collagen type VI in CH is related to its formation. They are harmless, having no relation to cancer at all. Dermal and subcutaneous tumors.

Three-dimensional reconstructions of objects from serial sections using a microcomputer graphics system. Histopathologic examination often aids in confirmation of the clinical diagnosis of venous lakes. A total of cases were observed in people over a day senill.

Started inthis collection now contains interlinked topic pages divided senli a tree of 31 specialty books and chapters. Cherry angiomas are made up of clusters of capillaries at the surface of the skinforming a small round dome ” papule ” [ citation needed ]which may be flat topped [ citation needed ]. The real incidence of CH is unknown, because few works have covered the subject.