Male child of six months of age , has this painless lesion since 1 month of the age. Sudden onset , painless , red discolouration . No other significant history .

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Haemangioma . Give propranolol 0.5 mg/kg/day . Can gradually increase the dose to 1.6 mg/kg/day . Look for side effects like hypoglycaemia and bradycardia . Most of them resolve themselves by 5 to 10 years . Maximum disappear by adulthood . Injectable triamcilone is helpful .

I agree c dr.Nitesh prasad

6 Months Infant, with Scalp Lesion. This is a CONGENITAL CAPILLARY HEMANGIOMA. (Not noticed at Birth, as it was small and covered by Hair). Rx : PRORONOLOL O.5 mg/kg q 12h. For 6 to 8 months. NSG IS MANDATORY TO SEE THE EXTENT OF THE LESION. SEARCH OTHER SITES FOR HEMANGIOMAS.

Capillary hemangioma Timolol drops or propranolol


Strawberry hemangioma benign vascular malformation. Local timolol ointment or steroid application avoid trauma.



Infantile Hemangioma


That's a hemangioma . Oral steroids or propranolol will help

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