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CASE REPORT
Year : 2010  |  Volume : 3  |  Issue : 3  |  Page : 170-173

Verrucous hemangioma: An optimized surgical approach


1 Department of Plastic Surgery, Yenepoya Medical College, Mangalore; Department of Dermatology Yenepoya Medical college, Mangalore, India
2 Department of Derma-care, Skin & Cosmetology Centre Mangalore, India
3 Department of Obstetrics & Gynaecology, KS Hegde Medical College, Mangalore, India
4 Department of Derma-Care, Skin & Cosmetology centre, Mangalore, Karnataka, India

Correspondence Address:
S Pavithra
Derma-Care, Skin & Cosmetology Centre, Mangalore, Karnataka
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Source of Support: None, Conflict of Interest: None


DOI: 10.4103/0974-2077.74495

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A 14-year-girl presented with solitary exuberant warty plaque over her right great toe since the age of 4 years. Ten years ago, an excisional biopsy was performed by a surgeon, and a histopathological diagnosis of angiokeratoma was made. A wide local excision of the lesion followed by a plantar digital artery flap in a V-Y fashion adjacent and just proximal to the excision wound was performed. This procedure has not only led to complete growth removal, but also a well-preserved digit with an excellent color and contour match.


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