Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.

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Hemangiomas Treatment

Small hemangiomas in infants resolve without treatment. Small hemangiomas in adults may not resolve, but do not require treatment.

The treatment for large hemangiomas may include:

Hemangiomas Specialist

Physicians from the following specialties evaluate and treat hemangiomas:

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Last Updated: Oct 13, 2010 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
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