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Image Number 1712 (Strawberry nevus)

 
Morphology:
Nodule,purple

Diagnosis: Strawberry nevus

Site: Buttocks

Sex: F

Age: 1

Type:

Description: Congenital vascular nodule.

Submitted by: Nameer Al-Sudany

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Differential Diagnosis

History:

The gluteal region and buttocks are relatively common sites of involvement by strawberry hemangioma. This 6-month-old infant presented with a congenital capillary hemangioma affected the left buttock. On examination, major portion of the lesion had been replaced by scar tissue due to secondary bacterial infection.



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