Article thumbnail

Oral Propranolol for Circumscribed Choroidal Hemangioma

By Empar Sanz-Marco, Roberto Gallego and Manuel Diaz-Llopis
Topics: Published: February 2011
Publisher: S. Karger AG
OAI identifier:
Provided by: PubMed Central

To submit an update or takedown request for this paper, please submit an Update/Correction/Removal Request.

Suggested articles


  1. Bornfeld N: Photodynamic therapy using verteporfin in circumscribed choroidal haemangioma.
  2. Carvedilol prevents cardiac hypertrophy and overexpression of hypoxia-inducible factor-1 and vascular endothelial growth factor in pressure-overloaded rat heart.
  3. DM: Beta blockade induces apoptosis in cultured capillary endothelial cells.
  4. (2005). Esterly NB: Infantile hemangiomas: current knowledge, future directions. Proceedings of a research workshop on infantile hemangiomas,
  5. (2007). GC: Hypoxia-induced mediators of stem/progenitor cell trafficking are increased in children with haemangioma. Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol
  6. Goldberg RA: Propranolol for orbital haemangioma.
  7. H: Circumscribed choroidal haemangioma: clinical manifestations and factors predictive of visual outcome in 200 consecutive cases.
  8. IJ: Progressive growth of infantile cutaneous hemangiomas is directly correlated with hyperplasia and angiogenesis of adjacent epidermis and inversely correlated with expression of the endogenous angiogenesis inhibitor, IFN-beta.
  9. JA: Circumscribed choroidal hemangiomas.
  10. LM: Photodynamic therapy of choroidal hemangioma in Sturge-Weber syndrome, with a review of treatments for diffuse and circumscribed choroidal hemangiomas. Surv Ophthalmol 2011;56:68–85.
  11. (1997). RI: cAMP-dependent protein kinase inhibits the mitogenic action of vascular endothelial growth factor and fibroblast growth factor in capillary endothelial cells by blocking Raf activation.
  12. Sivridis E: The HIF-2/VEGF pathway activation in cutaneous capillary hemangiomas.
  13. Thambo JB, Taïeb A: Propranolol for severe hemangiomas of infancy.
  14. Topical treatment for capillary haemangioma of the eyelid using beta-blocker solution.
  15. (2005). Trimarco B: Ischemic neoangiogenesis enhanced by beta2-adrenergic receptor overexpression: a novel role for the endothelial adrenergic system. Circ Res