Cherry hemangioma (CH) [known in the Portuguese language as hemangioma senil, angioma senil, angioma rubi, mancha de Morgan or Mancha de Campbell . Cherry Angioma (Cherry hemangioma, Senile Angioma, Campbell-De Morgan spot). Are You Confident of the Diagnosis? Characteristic findings on physical. A venous lake, sometimes referred to as senile hemangioma of the lips is usually a solitary, non-indurated, soft, compressible, blue papule occurring due to.

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Cherry hemangioma in the scalp

Carotid artery stenosis Renal artery stenosis. Hypertension Hypertensive heart disease Hypertensive emergency Hypertensive nephropathy Essential hypertension Secondary hypertension Renovascular hypertension Benign hypertension Pulmonary hypertension Systolic hypertension White coat hypertension. Some patients referred to the emergence of the lesions after sun bathing.

A capillary hemangioma of the skin, presenting as a red papular lesion. Cardiovascular disease vessels I70—I99— Outbreak of Campbell de Morgan spots swnil a nursing home Alberta. Case History A 46 year old male patient presented with an 8 month history of hemajgioma single, painless, bluish swelling over the lower lip which began as a pea sized lesion and gradually increased to the present size.

Advanced androgenetic alopecia seems to be related to a higher incidence of CH.

Its incidence in the scalp is very high, involving men and women equally and it is more frequent in adults from 30 to 40 years of age. Systemic Implications snil Complications There are no associated systemic disorders associated with cherry hemangiomas.


There may be loss of the rete ridges centrally with peripherally displaced adnexal epithelial collarettes.

Cherry angiomas are usually bright cherry red in color but can become thrombosed and become black. In diabetics the lesions are more numerous and have a greater volume; 7 furthermore, according to Jaimovich, 8 they expand under high temperatures. This fact may be explained by the solar action on the scalp, as described, in the report of an increased incidence of CH hemangima solar exposure.

Clinically these lesions are usually easily distinguishable; however, if biopsied the lesions show a proliferation of congested, ectatic capillaries, and post capillary venules in the papillary dermis with a scant edematous or fibrotic stroma Figure 2. Actinic skin damage often occurs around venous lakes, as they have a shared aetiology.

In; Lever’s Histopathology of the skin.

Senile Hemangioma of the Lips

Services on Demand Journal. We describe a 46 year-old male who presented with this clinical picture on the lower lip.

Although in widespread use, the expression hemangioma or senile angioma is not appropriate for this dermatosis, since it is found in five percent of adolescents 2 and in Although an extremely frequent dermatosis, there is little reference to CH in the classic textbooks of dermatology, while in books specifically about trichology, the disease is not mentioned at all. Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology.


A 46 year old male patient presented with an 8 month history of a single, painless, bluish swelling over the lower lip which began as a pea sized lesion and gradually increased to the present size.

This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike 3. Brit J Dermat ; Cellulite da streptococco piogene. Treatment usually is performed for cosmetic reasons. Cavernous spaces can also be observed. The histopathology is very characteristic.

Cherry hemangioma

They grow slowly without involution. CH is the most frequent dermatosis of vascular origin in the human being. Cherry angioma may occur through two different mechanisms: However, risk of scarring must be discussed. The largest, already well formed and characteristic lesions are found in individuals with a more advanced hmeangioma.

They are round to oval, dome—shaped papules ranging in size from pin point to several millimeters.