Hemangioma of the Breast
Living reference work entry
Hemangioma is a benign proliferation of endothelial cells that tends to vasoformation, a generic term for a variety of hamartomatous lesions comprising vascular tissue. Hemangiomas in the breast are a benign group of lesions with a broad morphologic spectrum (Table 1).
Classification of mammary hemangiomas
References and Further Reading
- Tavassoli, F. A., & Eusebi, V. (2009). Tumors of the mammary gland (AFIP atlas of tumor pathology, series 4, fascicles 10, pp. 283–290). Silver Spring, Maryland, USA.Google Scholar
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