Tag: infantile hemangioma

1. In healthy infants, there was no significantly increased risk for cardiovascular or metabolic events associated with propranolol use for treatment of infantile hemangioma. However, there was an increased risk of bronchiolitis. Evidence Rating Level: 4 (Below Average) Study Rundown: Infantile hemangiomas are the most common benign tumors of infancy. While...
1. In a retrospective review of over 140 infants with infantile hemangiomas (IH), combined neodymium-doped yttrium aluminum garnet laser and pulsed dye laser (Nd:YAG/PDL) therapy was efficacious in the treatment of IH. 2. Nd:YAG/PDL treatments were effective for any classification or phase of IF. Evidence Rating Level: 3 (Average) Study Rundown: IH...