9120/0 Chorioangioma


Related terms

Hemangioma, NOS

Definitions

Tumours of the central nervous system
ICD-O-3 topography code: C70, C71 and C72

A benign localized vascular neoplasm usually manifesting in infancy and childhood. It is characterized by the formation of capillary-sized or cavernous vascular channels. The majority of cases are congenital.



Breast
ICD-O-3 topography code: C50

A benign proliferation of mature vessels occurring in the breast.





Connective, subcutaneous and other soft tissues
ICD-O-3 topography code: C49

A benign localized vascular neoplasm usually manifesting in infancy and childhood. It is characterized by the formation of capillary-sized or cavernous vascular channels. The majority of cases are congenital.



Skin
ICD-O-3 topography code: C44

A benign localized vascular neoplasm usually manifesting in infancy and childhood. It is characterized by the formation of capillary-sized or cavernous vascular channels. The majority of cases are congenital.

The following variants are recognized:

Cherry haemangioma 9120/0
Sinusoidal haemangioma 9120/0
Hobnail haemangioma 9120/0
Glomeruloid haemangioma 9120/0
Microvenular haemangioma 9120/0



Nasal cavity and Sinuses
ICD-O-3 topography code: C30-C31

A benign localized vascular neoplasm usually manifesting in infancy and childhood. It is characterized by the formation of capillary-sized or cavernous vascular channels. The majority of cases are congenital.



Hypopharynx, Larynx and Trachea
ICD-O-3 topography code: C13, C32, C33

A benign localized vascular neoplasm usually manifesting in infancy and childhood. It is characterized by the formation of capillary-sized or cavernous vascular channels. The majority of cases are congenital.



Salivary glands
ICD-O-3 topography code: C07-C08

A benign localized vascular neoplasm usually manifesting in infancy and childhood. It is characterized by the formation of capillary-sized or cavernous vascular channels. The majority of cases are congenital.



Prostate gland
ICD-O-3 topography code: C61

A benign localized vascular neoplasm usually manifesting in infancy and childhood. It is characterized by the formation of capillary-sized or cavernous vascular channels. The majority of cases are congenital.



Kidney
ICD-O-3 topography code: C64

A benign localized vascular neoplasm usually manifesting in infancy and childhood. It is histologically characterized by the formation of capillary-sized or cavernous vascular channels. The majority of cases are congenital 5
 
Fletcher CDM, Unni KK, Mertens F (Eds.)
World Health Organization Classification of Tumours. Pathology and Genetics of Tumours of Soft Tissue and Bone.
3rd Edition
IARC Press: Lyon 2002



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Renal hemangiomas most commonly affect young to middle aged adults. Tumours are typically unilateral, single, unencapsulated and of a spongy red appearance. Renal pyramids and renal pelvis are the most common sites of involvement
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Eble JE, Sauter G, Epstein JI, Sesterhenn IA (Eds.)
World Health Organization Classification of Tumours. Pathology and Genetics of Tumours of the Urinary System and Male Genital Organs.
3rd Edition
IARC Press: Lyon 2004



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Bone
ICD-O-3 topography code: C40-C41

A benign localized vascular neoplasm usually manifesting in infancy and childhood. It is characterized by the formation of capillary-sized or cavernous vascular channels. The majority of cases are congenital.



Esophagus
ICD-O-3 topography code: C15

A benign localized vascular neoplasm usually manifesting in infancy and childhood. It is characterized by the formation of capillary-sized or cavernous vascular channels. The majority of cases are congenital.

Most reported oesophageal haemangiomas have been polypoid intraluminal lesions measuring 1?3 cm that have occurred in older adults, with an apparent predominance in males. Histologically they have been variably characterized as capillary (the majority of cases) or cavernous. Endoscopic polypectomy has been the usual treatment
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Sogabe M, Taniki T, Fukui Y, Yoshida T, Okamoto K, Okita Y, Hayashi H, Kimuara E, Kimura Y, Onose Y, Ozaki Y, Iwaki H, Sato K, Hibino S, Sawada S, Muguruma N, Okamura S, Ito S (2006)
A patient with esophageal hemangioma treated by endoscopic mucosal resection: a case report and review of the literature.
J Med Invest 53: 177-82



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Urinary system: Renal pelvis, ureter, bladder, urethra
ICD-O-3 topography code: C65-C68

A benign localized vascular neoplasm usually manifesting in infancy and childhood. It is characterized by the formation of capillary-sized or cavernous vascular channels. The majority of cases are congenital.



Liver and intrahepatic bile ducts
ICD-O-3 topography code: C22

A benign localized vascular neoplasm usually manifesting in infancy and childhood. It is characterized by the formation of capillary-sized or cavernous vascular channels. The majority of cases are congenital.