Oral Hemangiomas Differential Diagnoses

Updated: Mar 21, 2018
  • Author: Steven Brett Sloan, MD; Chief Editor: William D James, MD  more...
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Diagnostic Considerations

The diagnosis of hemangiomas is straightforward from the history and the clinical examination, and the differential diagnosis is limited. For intraosseous lesions, the differential diagnosis can be more challenging, with the radiographic appearance being similar to that of a giant cell lesion or an ameloblastoma.