strawberry hemangioma

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Noun1.strawberry hemangioma - a congenital bright red superficial vascular tumor resembling a strawberry; tends to decrease in size during childhood
haemangioma, hemangioma - benign angioma consisting of a mass of blood vessels; some appear as birthmarks
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Infantile hemangiomas (IH) or strawberry hemangioma are benign vascular neoplasms that have a characteristic clinical course marked by early proliferation and followed by spontaneous involution.
Katie has a strawberry hemangioma, also known as capillary hemangioma of infancy or juvenile hemangioma.