Experts and Doctors on cavernous hemangioma in United States
Locale: United States
Topic: cavernous hemangioma
Pollock B, Garces Y, Stafford S, Foote R, Schomberg P, Link M. Stereotactic radiosurgery for cavernous malformations. J Neurosurg. 2000;93:987-91 pubmed
..The risk of radiation-related complications after radiosurgery to treat CMs is greater than that found after radiosurgery in AVMs, even when adjusting for lesion size and location and for radiation dose. ..
Singh A, Rundle P, Rennie I. Retinal vascular tumors. Ophthalmol Clin North Am. 2005;18:167-76, x pubmed
Cure J. Imaging of vascular lesions of the head and neck. Facial Plast Surg Clin North Am. 2001;9:525-49 pubmed
..Conventional angiography is usually reserved for pretherapeutic evaluation. ..
Mahajan D, Miller C, Hirose K, McCullough A, Yerian L. Incidental reduction in the size of liver hemangioma following use of VEGF inhibitor bevacizumab. J Hepatol. 2008;49:867-70 pubmed publisher
..VEGF-signaling blockade including bevacizumab use poses a potential new treatment modality for vascular neoplasms in the liver and other sites. ..
Aucejo F, Ortiz W, Kelly D, Winans C, Vogt D, Eghtesad B, et al
. Expanding the donor pool: safe transplantation of a cadaveric liver allograft with a 10 cm cavernous hemangioma--a case report. Liver Transpl. 2006;12:687-9 pubmed
Hinshaw J, Laeseke P, Weber S, Lee F. Multiple-electrode radiofrequency ablation of symptomatic hepatic cavernous hemangioma. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2007;189:W146-9 pubmed
Russell S, Watts R, Royal S, Barnhart D. Group A streptococcal infection of an intramuscular venous malformation: a case report and review of the literature. Pediatr Emerg Care. 2008;24:839-41 pubmed publisher
Parker W, Harper J, Rivera D, Holsten S, Bowden T. Mesenteric cavernous hemangioma involving small bowel and appendix: a rare presentation of a vascular tumor. Am Surg. 2009;75:811-6 pubmed
..Adequate biopsy can be difficult to obtain even in patients with small body habitus. Standard of care is resection of entire mass en bloc...
Van Gompel J, Marsh W, Meyer F, Worrell G. Patient-assessed satisfaction and outcome after microsurgical resection of cavernomas causing epilepsy. Neurosurg Focus. 2010;29:E16 pubmed publisher
..This survey study was performed to investigate patient perceived outcome after surgery for cavernomas associated with intractable epilepsy...