hemangioma

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Related to lobular capillary hemangioma: granuloma pyogenicum, pyogenic granuloma
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Synonyms for hemangioma

benign angioma consisting of a mass of blood vessels

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Lobular Capillary hemangioma is a benign vascular tumor of the oral cavity which resembles pyogenic granuloma.
Disseminated lobular capillary hemangioma (pyogenic granuloma).
Pyogenic granuloma (PG) is also called lobular capillary hemangioma by some authors (1).
Lobular capillary hemangioma (LCH), sometimes also called pyogenic granuloma or epulis gravidarum, is a benign overgrowth of capillaries showing a vascular phenotype.
The possible differential diagnoses considered were cherry hemangioma, lipoma, lymphangioma, lobular capillary hemangioma.
The main differential diagnoses of nasal masses with similar MRI/CT findings as schwannoma include nasal polyp, malignant peripheral nerve sheath tumors (MPNST), myxoma & fibromyxoma, Lobular Capillary hemangioma (LCH) and sarcoma.
There are two kinds of PG namely lobular capillary hemangioma (LCH) type and non LCH type, which differs in their histological features.
The difficulty tends to lie not in distinguishing glomangiopericytoma from sarcomas, as the latter are usually clearly malignant, but rather in differentiating them from other benign/borderline vascular-rich spindle cell lesions, most commonly, lobular capillary hemangioma (pyogenic granuloma), SFT, leiomyoma, and angiofibroma.