Intramuscular haemangioma of the thigh in a basketball player
- Correspondence to: Dr Brown South Sydney Sports Medicine Centre, 111 Anzac Parade, Kensington, NSW 2033, Australia;
- Accepted 28 April 2003
Haemangioma is a common benign soft tissue tumour. Intramuscular haemangiomas may present as a perceived sporting injury. Magnetic resonance imaging is the investigation of choice. Intramuscular haemangioma should be considered in the differential diagnosis of unexplained pain and swelling in a muscle.