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Boiling water injection as a non-surgical alternative treatment in hemangiomas

  • Denta A. Prasetya ,
  • Maria Goreti ,
  • Cahya Y. Hasan ,

Abstract

Objective: This paper introduce boiling water as an alternative simple treatment for hemangiomas without surgery.Methods: The patient was a 22-year-old woman with a diagnosis of high flow hemangioma based on doppler ultrasound examination. A treatment with boiling water injection was carried out in 2 stages combined with dexamethasone 0.5 mg for 10 days and 5 days after the first and second injection respectively.Results: Evaluation done 3 months after injection showed no hemangioma lesions.Conclusion: The combination of boiling water injection and corticosteroid administration in the treatment of hemangiomas ended up in satisfactory results
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How to Cite

Prasetya, D. A., Goreti, M., & Hasan, C. Y. (2021). Boiling water injection as a non-surgical alternative treatment in hemangiomas. Journal of Dentomaxillofacial Science, 6(2), 128–131. https://doi.org/10.15562/jdmfs.v6i2.931

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