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IPEHIntravascular Papillary Endothelial Hyperplasia (neoplastic lesion)
IPEHInstituto Peruano del Esparrago y Hortalizas (Spanish)
IPEHInternational Physicians for Equitable Healthcare
IPEHInstitute of Public and Environmental Health (UK)
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* Intravascular papillary endothelial hyperplasia is a benign vascular disease characterized by endothelial cell proliferation and papillary formation within the lumen of blood vessels arising from an organizing thrombus.
Intravascular papillary endothelial hyperplasia of the oral soft tissues: Report of 18 cases and review of the literature.
Intravascular papillary endothelial hyperplasia: Collection of four eases and a review of the literature.
Intravascular papillary endothelial hyperplasia. Arch Otolaryngol 1984;110:274-5, 277.
Recent research has also supported the reactive nature of this lesion,[2,3] and IPEH was the most commonly used term.[2] Intravascular papillary endothelial hyperplasia was most frequent in the dermis and subcutis of the head and neck regions and in the lip, tongue, and buccal mucosa.[2,7] Rare locations included the thyroid, orbit, parotid gland, masseter muscle, nose, mandible, pharynx, and central nervous systern.[3,8]
Intravascular papillary endothelial hyperplasia is a very rare lesion of the paranasal sinus.
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