Table of Contents Author Guidelines Submit a Manuscript
Case Reports in Urology
Volume 2016, Article ID 9236719, 4 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2016/9236719
Case Report

Ulcerated Scrotal Hemangioma in an 18-Month-Old Male Patient: A Case Report and Review of the Literature

1st Pediatric Surgery Clinic of Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, G. H. G. Gennimatas, 41 Ethnikis Aminis Street, 54635 Thessaloniki, Greece

Received 11 March 2016; Accepted 23 May 2016

Academic Editor: Francesco M. Solivetti

Copyright © 2016 Ioannis Patoulias 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.

Linked References

  1. S. M. Dinehart, J. Kincannon, and R. Geronemus, “Hemangiomas: evaluation and treatment,” Dermatologic Surgery, vol. 27, no. 5, pp. 475–485, 2001. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  2. M. G. Liang and I. J. Frieden, “Perineal and lip ulcerations as the presenting manifestation of hemangioma of infancy,” Pediatrics, vol. 99, no. 2, pp. 256–259, 1997. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  3. A. Munden, R. Butschek, W. L. Tom et al., “Prospective study of infantile haemangiomas: incidence, clinical characteristics and association with placental anomalies,” British Journal of Dermatology, vol. 170, no. 4, pp. 907–913, 2014. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  4. M. Kirac, A. Camtosun, B. Canpolat et al., “Capillary haemagioma of the scrotum,” Gazi Medical Journal, vol. 18, no. 1, pp. 43–44, 2007. View at Google Scholar
  5. C.-Y. Lin, G.-H. Sun, D.-S. Yu, C.-J. Wu, H.-I. Chen, and S.-Y. Chang, “Intrascrotal hemangioma,” Archives of Andrology, vol. 48, no. 4, pp. 259–265, 2002. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  6. T. Kumar, R. Vaughan, and P. P. Dangle, “Hemangioma of the scrotal septum: a rare entity in infants with review of the literature,” The West Virginia Medical Journal, vol. 108, no. 4, pp. 26–27, 2012. View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  7. M. Froehner, P. Tsatalpas, and M. P. Wirth, “Giant penile cavernous hemangioma with intrapelvic extension,” Urology, vol. 53, no. 2, pp. 414–415, 1999. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  8. P. J. Stahl, J. A. Tash, and D. P. Poppas, “Deep haemangioma of the scrotum as a rare presentation of scrotal mass in children,” BJU International, vol. 92, no. 3, article e67, 2003. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  9. M. Gotoh, S. Tsai, T. Sugiyama, K. Miyake, and H. Mitsuya, “Giant scrotal hemangioma with azoospermia,” Urology, vol. 22, no. 6, pp. 637–639, 1983. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  10. J. F. Ward, S. F. Friedlander, and G. W. Kaplan, “Hemangioma presenting as an ulceration of the scrotum,” Journal of Urology, vol. 160, no. 1, pp. 182–183, 1998. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  11. I. J. Frieden, “The dermatologist in the newborn nursery: approach to the neonate with blisters, pustules, erosions, and ulcerations,” Current Problems in Dermatology, vol. 4, no. 4, pp. 126–168, 1992. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  12. J. B. Mulliken, S. J. Fishman, and P. E. Burrows, “Vascular anomalies,” Current Problems in Surgery, vol. 37, no. 8, pp. 527–584, 2000. View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  13. M. Froehner, P. Tsatalpas, and M. P. Wirth, “Giant penile cavernous hemangioma with intrapelvic extension,” Urology, vol. 53, no. 2, pp. 414–415, 1999. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  14. O. Ergün, B. G. Ceylan, A. Armagan, N. Kapucuoglu, A. M. Ceyhan, and H. Perk, “A giant scrotal cavernous hemangioma extending to the penis and perineum: a case report,” Kaohsiung Journal of Medical Sciences, vol. 25, no. 10, pp. 559–561, 2009. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  15. D. Hervías, J. P. Turrión, M. Herrera et al., “Diffuse cavernous hemangioma of the rectum: an atypical cause of rectal bleeding,” Revista Española de Enfermedades Digestivas, vol. 96, no. 5, pp. 346–352, 2004. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar
  16. P. McGee, S. Miller, C. Black, and S. Hoey, “Propranolol for infantile haemangioma: a review of current dosing regime in a regional paediatric hospital,” Ulster Medical Journal, vol. 82, no. 1, pp. 16–20, 2013. View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  17. S. Laranjo, G. Costa, P. Parames et al., “The role of propranolol in the treatment of infatile hemangioma,” Revista Portuguesa de Cardiologia, vol. 33, no. 5, pp. 289–295, 2014. View at Google Scholar
  18. D. Chavan and A. P. Javalgi, “Scrotal hemangioma: a case report,” Journal of Clinical and Diagnostic Research, vol. 8, no. 12, pp. ND03–ND04, 2014. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  19. P. R. Mazal, C. Kratzik, R. Kain, and M. Susani, “Capillary haemangioma of the testis,” Journal of Clinical Pathology, vol. 53, no. 8, pp. 641–642, 2000. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  20. S. N. Zaidi and A. A. Fathaddin, “Testicular capillary hemangioma—a case report of a rare tumor,” Indian Journal of Pathology and Microbiology, vol. 55, no. 4, pp. 557–559, 2012. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  21. V. Ulker and T. Esen, “Hemangioma of the glans penis treated with Nd:YAG laser,” International Urology and Nephrology, vol. 37, no. 1, pp. 95–96, 2005. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  22. J. F. Jimenez-Cruz and J. M. Osca, “Laser treatment of glans penis hemangioma,” European Urology, vol. 24, no. 1, pp. 81–83, 1993. View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  23. A. K. Hemal, M. Aron, and S. N. Wadhwa, “Intralesional sclerotherapy in the management of hemangiomas of the glans penis,” Journal of Urology, vol. 159, no. 2, pp. 415–417, 1998. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  24. G. Gangkak, A. Mishra, S. Priyadarshi, and V. Tomar, “Large genital cavernous hemangioma: a rare surgically correctable entity,” Case Reports in Urology, vol. 2015, Article ID 950819, 3 pages, 2015. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar
  25. J. G. Morelli, O. T. Tan, J. J. Yohn, and W. L. Weston, “Treatment of ulcerated hemangiomas in infancy,” Archives of Pediatrics & Adolescent Medicine, vol. 148, no. 10, pp. 1104–1105, 1994. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  26. O. Sarig, S. Kimel, and A. Orenstein, “Laser treatment of venous malformations,” Annals of Plastic Surgery, vol. 57, no. 1, pp. 20–24, 2006. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus