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ISSN Print: 2394-7489, ISSN Online: 2394-7497
ICV 2019: 92.11

2019, Vol. 5 Issue 1, Part D

Hemangioma of lower lip: A case report

AUTHOR(S): Ritesh Vatsa and Priyanka Priyadarshni
ABSTRACT:Hemangioma is one of the most common benign tumors of vascular origin affecting 10–12% of infancy. Approximately 50% of hemangiomas resolve by the age of 5 years and 90% resolve by 9 years of age. Rarely hemangiomas may persist, warranting systemic or surgical treatment. Treatment depends on size, location, and evolution stage of the lesion. In this study, we present a case of huge hemangioma involving lower lip in a 05-year-old female child for whom early treatment was ignored due to poor economic status, which was recognized and treated in our institution using sodium tetradecyl sulfate intralesional injection.
Pages: 241-243  |  932 Views  11 Downloads
How to cite this article:
Ritesh Vatsa, Priyanka Priyadarshni. Hemangioma of lower lip: A case report. Int J Appl Dent Sci 2019;5(1):241-243.
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