ALLMedicine™ Infantile Hemangioma Center
Research & Reviews 337 results
JAMA Dermatology; Endicott AA, Chamlin SL et. al.
Sep 23rd, 2021 - Recognizing segmental infantile hemangioma (IH) patterns is important for risk stratification and provides clues to pathogenesis. Previously, segmental hemangiomas were mapped to 4 facial regions, 3 corresponding to known facial metameres. To refi...
Pediatric Hematology and Oncology; Makkeyah SM, Elseedawy ME et. al.
Sep 4th, 2021 - Vascular endothelial growth factor-A (VEGF-A) is a master regulator of angiogenesis, with higher levels in infantile hemangioma (IH). The effects of propranolol on IH are not fully understood and may involve vasoconstriction, angiogenesis inhibiti...
Pediatric Dermatology; Barton MT, Latour E et. al.
Sep 2nd, 2021 - High-risk infantile hemangiomas may be associated with significant patient comorbidity. The American Academy of Pediatrics published clinical practice guidelines with recommendations to refer high-risk hemangiomas early. The results of this study ...
Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology; Rodríguez Bandera AI, Sebaratnam DF et. al.
Aug 23rd, 2021 - Infantile hemangioma (IH) is the most common pediatric vascular tumor. Its pathogenesis is poorly understood but thought to represent an aberrant response of pluripotent stem cells to stimuli such as hypoxia and the renin-angiotensin-system. IH us...
Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology; Sebaratnam D, Rodríguez Bandera AI et. al.
Aug 23rd, 2021 - The majority of infantile hemangioma (IH) can be managed conservatively but for those requiring active treatment, management has been revolutionized in the last decade by the discovery of propranolol. Patients that may require active intervention ...
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News 37 results
Mar 15th, 2021 - The first rule about infantile hemangiomas: Make sure they're actually infantile hemangiomas, a pediatric dermatologist urged colleagues. Then watch patients closely, refer to specialists when appropriate, and consider propranolol in complicated o...
Jun 4th, 2019 - Sequential therapy of oral propranolol then topical timolol for infantile hemangioma helped shorten duration of propranolol and maintain treatment success, according to a study published in Pediatric Dermatology. hypotekyfidler/Getty Images Diana.
Feb 6th, 2019 - The guidelines on the management of infantile hemangioma were released on December 24, 2018, by the AAP.[1,2] Five indications for early treatment of problematic infantile hemangiomas (IHs) include the following: Life-threatening lesions, such as ...
Jill D. Pivovarov
Jan 16th, 2019 - The American Academy of Pediatrics has issued its first clinical practice guideline on infantile hemangiomas (IHs), given the dramatic increase in information available over the past decade. The aim in providing an evidence-based approach to evalu.
Dec 24th, 2018 - In a new clinical practice guideline on the management of infantile hemangioma (IH), the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) recommends that infants at high risk for complications receive a referral to a specialist for evaluation and possible tre...