Lobular Capillary Hemangioma of the Ethmoid Sinus: A Report of Two Cases

  • Fariba BineshEmail author
  • Fatemeh Khajehzadeh
  • Zahra Kargar
  • Marjan Hakiminia
  • Abbas Mirvakili
Clinical Report


Soft-tissue tumors are rare in the paranasal region. Lobular capillary hemangioma (LCH) is a distinctive vascular lesion most commonly seen on the skin and oral mucosa in the fourth and fifth decades of life. Forasmuch as the nasal cavity and paranasal sinuses are rare locations for LCH, it is not well known by many ENT surgeons. Here we present two cases of LCH of the ethmoid sinus. These cases are being reported owing to their scarcity as per the literature published global.


Hemangioma Ethmoid sinus Pathology Iran 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Fariba Binesh
    • 1
    Email author
  • Fatemeh Khajehzadeh
    • 2
  • Zahra Kargar
    • 1
  • Marjan Hakiminia
    • 3
  • Abbas Mirvakili
    • 4
  1. 1.Department of PathologyShahid Sadoughi University of Medical SciencesYazdIran
  2. 2.Department of PathologyFaculty of DentistryYazdIran
  3. 3.Department of RadiologyShahid Sadoughi University of Medical SciencesYazdIran
  4. 4.Department of ENTShahid Sadoughi University of Medical SciencesYazdIran

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