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Successful treatment of orbital hemangioma with propranolol in a 5-year-old girl

Maryam Aletaha, Hossein Salour, Abbas Bagheri, Nasrin Raffati, Nassim Amouhashemi
Orbit 2012, 31 (1): 18-20
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We report a 5-year-old girl, who presented with proptosis due to an orbital capillary hemangioma. After 8 months of treatment with oral propranolol at a dose of 2 mg/kg/day, the mass reduced significantly in size and regrowth was not observed within 20 months of follow-up.

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