volume 39, issue 2, P102-106 2011
DOI: 10.1016/j.jcms.2010.10.006
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Hélder Antônio Rebelo Pontes, Flávia Sirotheau Corrêa Pontes, Bruno Thiago Cruz e Silva, Larissa Pillar Gomes Martel, José Thiers Carneiro, Brunno Santos de Freitas Silva, Décio dos Santos Pinto

Abstract: Hamartoma is a proliferation of normal tissues that are considered endogenous to the site of occurrence. In the head and neck region, hamartomas composed of other tissues different from blood and lymphatic vessels (hemangiomas and lymphangiomas) are very uncommon. We report an unusual case of upper lip angiomyolipomatous hamartoma in an 8-month-old patient. The patient underwent surgical treatment and the 1-year follow-up revealed no signs of recurrence. Angiomyolipomatous hamartoma is a very rare condition in…

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