Ilona J Frieden, MD. Maureen Rogers, MD. Marcia C Garzon, MD.
Conditions masquerading as infantile haemangioma: Part 1
Article first published online: 23 APR 2009
© 2009 The Authors. Journal compilation © 2009 The Australasian College of Dermatologists
Australasian Journal of Dermatology
Volume 50, Issue 2, pages 77–97, May 2009
How to Cite
Frieden, I. J., Rogers, M. and Garzon, M. C. (2009), Conditions masquerading as infantile haemangioma: Part 1. Australasian Journal of Dermatology, 50: 77–97. doi: 10.1111/j.1440-0960.2009.00514_1.x
- Issue published online: 23 APR 2009
- Article first published online: 23 APR 2009
- Submitted 24 November 2008; accepted 11 December 2008.
- vascular malformation
Infantile haemangiomas are among the most common growths during infancy. Their rapid growth during infancy and vascularity can easily cause confusion with other, less common growths. This article focuses on the myriad of diagnostic mimics of haemangiomas, including other vascular anomalies, benign growths, and malignancies.