Vascular tumors of bone

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Vascular tumors of bone are a type of bone tumor of the vascular type.[1][2]

They can be non-cancerous (haemangioma of bone), intermediate, or locally aggressive/rarely spreading such as epithelioid haemangioma (EH), or cancerous such as angiosarcoma of bone and epithelioid haemangioendothelioma [EHE].[3][4]


Type Name
Non-cancerous Haemangioma of bone[4]
Locally aggressive Epithelioid haemangioma of bone[4]
Cancerous Epithelioid hemangioendothelioma of bone[4]
Angiosarcoma of bone[4]


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  2. Olvi, Liliana G.; Gonzalez, Maria L.; Santini-Araujo, Eduardo (2015). "Part VIII: Vascular tumours". In Santini-Araujo, Eduardo; Kalil, Ricardo K.; Bertoni, Franco; Park, Yong-Koo (eds.). Tumors and Tumor-Like Lesions of Bone: For Surgical Pathologists, Orthopedic Surgeons and Radiologists. Springer. pp. 461–507. ISBN 978-1-4471-6577-4. Archived from the original on 2021-06-27. Retrieved 2021-07-17.
  3. Ahlawat, Shivani; Fayad, Laura M. (2020). "Revisiting the WHO classification system of bone tumours: emphasis on advanced magnetic resonance imaging sequences. Part 2". Polish Journal of Radiology. 85 (1): 409–419. doi:10.5114/pjr.2020.98686. ISSN 1899-0967. Archived from the original on 2020-12-03. Retrieved 2021-07-17.
  4. 4.0 4.1 4.2 4.3 4.4 Soft Tissue and Bone Tumours: WHO Classification of Tumours. International Agency for Research on Cancer. 2020. p. 338. ISBN 978-92-832-4502-5. Archived from the original on 2021-06-13. Retrieved 2021-07-17.