A rare case of pedunculated bronchial hemangioma

Submitted: January 25, 2016
Accepted: January 25, 2016
Published: January 26, 2016
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We describe a rare case of pedunculated endobronchial hemangioma observed in a 60 years old patient complaining of chronic productive cough and accessional dyspnea which had been progressively worsening over 20 years. The lesion was first noticed at fiberoptic bronchoscopy; then computed tomography scan was performed and integrated with tridimensional reconstruction techniques. Pathology showed the picture of a vascular neoplasm, compatible with capillary hemangioma. The lesion was submitted to laser-assisted endoscopic removal in order to relieve the obstruction, leading to remission of symptoms.



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Bellia, M., A. Lo Casto, F. Guddo, M. Midiri, S. Regio, R. Lagalla, and V. Bellia. 2016. “A Rare Case of Pedunculated Bronchial Hemangioma”. Monaldi Archives for Chest Disease 69 (4). https://doi.org/10.4081/monaldi.2008.383.