Indications for treatment

The most common indications for treatment for patients with a hemangioma.

1. The tumor causes marked disfigurement-poor aesthetics
2. Ulceration-Epidermal atrophy
3. Airway obstruction
4. Auditory Obstruction
5. Visual Obstruction
6. Hemorrhage
7. Psychological sequelae
8. Skeletal distortion
9. High output cardiac failure

For explanation of these conditions please see the "risks and complications" section