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Intravenous hemangioma

A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alex Golden
22 years experience Pediatric Cardiology
On a baby?: If it is a growing hemangioma on a baby, what we call an "infantile hemangioma, " then it can be treated very effectively and safely with an oral medi ... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
46 years experience Pediatrics
Nothing: A hemangioma is a common birth mark that comes out sporadically in the population. It is not the result of any maternal actions or pregnancy events th ... Read More
Dr. James Sidman
40 years experience Pediatric ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Nothing: You did nothing wrong. Probably the only thing that is known to occasionally cause hemangiomas is chorionic villous sampling during pregnancy, but th ... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Sidman
40 years experience Pediatric ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
It depends.: Depends on where it is. If it isn't in a place that could cause functional problems such as eating, breathing, seeing, then you can relax. If it is ... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jonathan Hyde
29 years experience Orthopedic Spine Surgery
Possibly: Best advice is to speak with your doctor. Most atypical hemangiomas do not need routine follow-up. Sometimes additional imaging studies are needed to ... Read More
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
44 years experience Pathology
Often not true: You're an adult now, and if this helps you understand that not everything that you read is true, then I'm glad. A majority of strawberry hemangiomas f ... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Ricotta
48 years experience Vascular Surgery
Is it bothering you?: Hemangiomas are generally observed unless they cause symptoms. IF they are on the skin they can be treated with laser or even injections. I would see ... Read More
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A 61-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Gabor
33 years experience Diagnostic Radiology
Hemangiomas: are benign tumors, they are not caused by trauma. However, they are not as resistant to trauma as normal bone, so if they occupy a large portion of a ... Read More
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bradford Romans
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R u sure they r: hemangiomas?Telangectasias can occur seemingly overnight and can b a sign of liver disease.
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Andrew Germanovich
13 years experience Pain Management
Benign: Malformation or abnormal mass of tangled blood vessels. Usually not an issue if it's small, if it's big it can be treated.
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Sidman
40 years experience Pediatric ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Surgery,laser: Surgery, laser, or medications can permanently get rid of hemangiomas. See a dermatologist or surgeon for advice.
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