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Radiologic-Pathologic correlation


Nasal lobular capillary hemangioma.

Prashant PatilSaurabh SinglaRanoji ManeK S Jagdeesh
Department of Radiodiagnosis, M.S Ramaiah Medical College, Bengaluru, Karnataka, India
Date of Submission: 29-Dec-2012, Date of Acceptance: 28-Aug-2013, Date of Web Publication: 30-Sep-2013.
Corresponding Author:
Corresponding Author

Saurabh Singla

B 101, M.S Palazzo, 491, Jakkur Main Road, Yelahanka, Hobli, Bengaluru ‑ 560 064, Karnataka, India.
E-mail: saurabh_6681@yahoo.com

Corresponding Author:
Corresponding Author

Saurabh Singla

B 101, M.S Palazzo, 491, Jakkur Main Road, Yelahanka, Hobli, Bengaluru ‑ 560 064, Karnataka, India.
E-mail: saurabh_6681@yahoo.com

DOI: 10.4103/2156-7514.119134 Facebook Twitter Google Linkedin

ABSTRACT


Nasal lobular capillary hemangioma is a rare benign tumor of the paranasal sinuses. This lesion is believed to grow rapidly in size over time. The exact etiopathogenesis is still a dilemma. We discuss a case of nasal lobular capillary hemangioma presenting with a history of epistaxis. Contrast enhanced computed tomography of paranasal sinuses revealed an intensely enhancing soft-tissue mass in the left nasal cavity and left middle and inferior meati with no obvious bony remodeling or destruction. We present imaging and pathologic features of nasal lobular capillary hemangioma and differentiate it from other entities like nasal angiofibroma.
Keywords: Kiesselbach Plexus, Nasal Lobular Capillary Hemangioma, Paranasal Sinuses, Pyogenic Granuloma

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