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Case Reports in Dermatological Medicine
Volume 2011 (2011), Article ID 253607, 5 pages
Intense Pulsed-Light Therapy for Proliferative Haemangiomas of Infancy
Department of Dermatopathology, University Hospital of Liège, 4000 Liège, Belgium
Received 4 November 2011; Accepted 10 December 2011
Academic Editors: J. T. Lear and N. Oiso
Copyright © 2011 Marie Caucanas et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.
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