Infantile haemangiomas

Case contributed by Dr Hani Salam


Bluish soft tissue mass along right cheek region. Painless, and growing in size. Seizures.

Patient Data

Age: 7 weeks
Gender: Male

An extensive vascular soft tissue mass is seen in right cheek region, with a feeding venous channel from right jugular vein.


Lesion is shown on surface reconstruction by volume-rendering.

Case Discussion

This case shows CT morphology of soft tissue hemangiomas, with particularly well demonstrated venous feeding channel.

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Case information

rID: 8430
Case created: 1st Feb 2010
Last edited: 27th Nov 2015
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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