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What can trigger cavernous hemangiomas?

What can trigger cavernous hemangiomas?

Trauma growth: By far most liver hemangioms do not cause any issues at all some are large and like any big complex of blood vessels a traumatic injury like car accident boxing or even skate board fall can break it open or rupture.... Also very rarely they will continue to grow and eventually rupture....These growing hemangiomas become cavernous and may require surgery to prevent unwanted rupture. ...Read more

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Dr. James Sidman
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Hemangioma (Definition)

A type of birthmark that typically looks like a rubbery, bright red nodule of extra blood vessels in the skin. A hemangioma grows during the first year of life, and ...Read more


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What can cause hemangiomas?

What can cause hemangiomas?

No one knows.: No one knows what causes hemangiomas. One theory in newborns is that hemangiomas are small pieces of broken off placenta. ...Read more

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Can you tell me classic causes of extradural, subdural, and subarachnoid haemorrhages?

Can you tell me classic causes of extradural, subdural, and subarachnoid haemorrhages?

Most commonly: Epidural and subdural often due to trauma, and less commonly blood clotting or coagulation issues. Subarachnoid bleed usually due to a congenital berry aneurysm, and less commonly arteriovenous malformation rupture. Many other less common causes for all the above. ...Read more

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What can cause subarachnoid hemorrhage?

What can cause subarachnoid hemorrhage?

Head trauma: Head trauma is the most common cause, although cerebral aneurism is the most common cause of spontaneous sah. Formal cerebral angiogram in my opinion is still the gold standard for diagnosing aneurism. ...Read more

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What can cause an adult hepatic hemangioma to rupture?

What can cause an adult hepatic hemangioma to rupture?

Size, locat., trauma: If it is near the surface of the liver can be traumatized in contact sports, etc; if very large can bleed into itself. ...Read more

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What can cause adult liver hemangiomas?

What can cause adult liver hemangiomas?

Usually born with: Benign tumor of blood vessels. Usually congenital, but not discovered until noted on a test done for other reasons; usually no symptoms (unless large and/or bleed); may be associated with hormonal changes, e.g. Birth control pills, ivf rx. ...Read more

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Can you get rid of capillary hemangioma?

Can you get rid of capillary hemangioma?

Yes: Depending on location different treatments are available. Laser treatments are often effective. If that doesn't work sometimes surgical excision is appropriate. ...Read more

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What can cause photophobia in subarachnoid hemorrhage?

What can cause photophobia in subarachnoid hemorrhage?

Photophobia SAH: Photophobia in subarachnoid hemorrhage occurs due to irritation of the coverings of the brain (meninges) due to the blood. ...Read more

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How can sinusitis, meningitis, intracranial bleeding, hypertension, and tumors in the brain cause headaches?

How can sinusitis, meningitis, intracranial bleeding, hypertension, and tumors in the brain cause headaches?

Common denominator: Except for sinusitis, they all cause traction on the leptomeninges which are the only structures in the brain which have feeling/sensation. Sinusitis causes headache by a different mechanism. ...Read more

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Can diffuse haemangioma in skull bone cause Subdural Hematoma or cavenous sinus thrombosis so worried?

NO: Of course, if you have reasons for thrombosis, or bad head trauma, you, like others could have such issues, but so far, you provide no reason to worry. ...Read more

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What can cause a brain aneurysm?

What can cause a brain aneurysm?

Mostly hereditary.: Nobody knows fo sure, but mostly hereditary factors. Connected to polycystic kidney disease. ...Read more

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What is the comparison of glioma and capillary tangelictasia ? How can they be confused?

What is the comparison of glioma and capillary tangelictasia ? How can they be confused?

Tumor vs anomaly: Glioma is a brain tumor (neoplasm or new growth) of the supportive tissue (glia) cells while capillary angiectasia means dilated small blood vessels which can be harmful only if those vessels burst and bleed. Aggressive or high grade gliomas have many capillaries of their own and thus both lesions do have some something in common that shouldn't but may cause confusion ...Read more

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What are the symptoms of capillary hemangioma?

What are the symptoms of capillary hemangioma?

None to possible ble: Usualy there no symptoms but it can bleed if traumatized or become inflammed or black in color. Some peole have multiple lesions which are easily removed. ...Read more

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What exactly are cavernous hemangiomas?

Blood Vessels Growth: Cavernous hemangiomas are a term used for infantile hemangiomas (ih, also called hemangiomas of infancy) that are localized deep in the skin. We currently prefer to use the term deep infantile hemangiomas. Infantile hemangiomas can also be superficial, or mixed (both superficial and deep). ...Read more

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Can you tell me ways on developing "acquired" (not congenital or inherited) diffuse pulmonary avms?

Can you tell me ways on developing "acquired"  (not congenital or inherited) diffuse pulmonary avms?

Pulmonary AVM: Although most pulmonary AVMs are congenital, it is possible that they be acquired. Some conditions that may contribute to this are liver disease/ cirrhosis, some congenital heart disease, and more rarely, chronic lung infections or cancer. ...Read more

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What can be used to numb pain caused by a cherry angioma?

What can be used to numb pain caused by a cherry angioma?

Cherry angiomas...: should not hurt. See your doctor or a dermatologist to determine if that is, in fact, what it is and why it is painful. ...Read more

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