A pyogenic granuloma
is a small lesion
on the skin, that is elevated, and contains blood vessel
s. The exact causes are unknown, but they often appear at the site of a recent trauma. The most common areas on which a pyogenic granuloma appears are the hand
s and face
. The most common sufferers are child
Due to the easily bleeding nature of the granuloma, treatment is desirable. In small cases it should heal on its own, but when larger, surgery, whether with scalpel, LASER or freezing is necessary. If not completely removed, recurrence is very common.