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  • infants
  • Kasabach-Merritt syndrome (KMS), also known as Hemangioma with thrombocytopenia is a rare disease, usually of infants, in which a vascular tumor leads to decreased platelet counts and sometimes other bleeding problems, which can be life-threatening. (wikipedia.org)
  • thoracic
  • Sagittal T1-weighted MRI of a typical example of a thoracic hemangioma involving only part of the vertebral body. (scribd.com)
  • Although found in any bone, seventy-five percent of intraosseous hemangiomas are located in the vertebral bodies (especially the thoracic spine), skull (involved outer table, normal inner table), and facial bones. (medhelp.org)
  • capillaries
  • citation needed] One study found that the majority of capillaries in cherry hemangiomas are fenestrated because of staining for carbonic anhydrase activity. (wikipedia.org)
  • eyelid
  • Thoumazet F, Léauté-Labrèze C, Colin J, Mortemousque B. Efficacy of systemic propranolol for severe infantile haemangioma of the orbit and eyelid: a case study of eight patients. (medscape.com)
  • Deep hemangiomas near sensitive structures can cause compression of softer surrounding structures during the proliferative phase, such as the external ear canal and the eyelid. (wikipedia.org)
  • known
  • Thankfully, no one stared impolitely or was rude to us, but if I was speaking to someone and I thought they were curious, I would break the ice and explain what hemangiomas are, because I knew that just a few months before I too had known nothing about them. (kidshealth.org)
  • It is also known as hemangioma thrombocytopenia syndrome. (wikipedia.org)
  • found
  • After discussing Anna's hemangiomas with friends and family, we found out that we were hardly alone - many others had had them as kids or knew someone who did. (kidshealth.org)
  • The following case report discusses an individual patient incidentally found to have large hepatic hemangiomas on CT scan during work-up for a traumatic minimally displaced pelvic fracture from parachuting. (biomedsearch.com)
  • The study found that the level of microRNA 424 is significantly reduced in senile hemangiomas compared to normal skin resulting in increased protein expression of MEK1 and cyclin E1. (wikipedia.org)
  • found hemangiomas to be highly significant in schizophrenia. (wikipedia.org)