Vascular Tumors is a topic covered in the Pediatric Surgery NaT.

To view the entire topic, please or .

APSA Pediatric Surgery Library combines Pediatric Surgery Not a Textbook (NaT) with APSA ExPERT, a powerful platform for earning MOC CME credits -- all powered by Unbound Medicine. Explore these free sample topics:

-- The first section of this topic is shown below --

Introduction

There are three groups of vascular tumors: benign, locally aggressive and malignant lesions. This discussion will be limited to benign (e.g. hemangioma) and locally aggressive tumors (e.g. Kaposiform hemangioendothelioma) as these are more commonly encountered.

see also Vascular Anomalies and Vascular Malformations

Content in these topics is referenced in SCORE Vascular Anomalies overview

-- To view the remaining sections of this topic, please or --

Introduction

There are three groups of vascular tumors: benign, locally aggressive and malignant lesions. This discussion will be limited to benign (e.g. hemangioma) and locally aggressive tumors (e.g. Kaposiform hemangioendothelioma) as these are more commonly encountered.

see also Vascular Anomalies and Vascular Malformations

Content in these topics is referenced in SCORE Vascular Anomalies overview

There's more to see -- the rest of this entry is available only to subscribers.

Last updated: December 24, 2018