96 Possible Causes for Lymphangioma in USA

  • Cystic Lymphangioma

    Lymphangiography was mentioned as a useful tool as well for some types of lymphangiomas. … Cystic lymphangioma is a benign and usually slow-growing tumor of the lymphatic system that is mainly diagnosed in the first few years of life. … The diagnosis of cystic lymphangiomas is made through a comprehensive clinical approach and implementation of appropriate imaging studies.[1]

  • Lymphangioma

    The prognosis for lymphangioma circumscriptum and cavernous lymphangioma is generally excellent. … Macrocystic lymphangiomas Macrocystic lymphangiomas contain cysts measuring more than 2 cm3 in volume. … Mixed lymphangiomas Lymphangiomas of the mixed type contain both microcystic and macrocystic components.[2]

  • Lymphangioma Circumscriptum
    Lymphangioma

    Lymphangioma Skin lesion List of cutaneous conditions … Superficial lymphatic malformation (also known as "Lymphangioma circumscriptum") is a congenital malformation of the superficial lymphatics, presenting as groups of deep-seated[3]

  • Lymphatic Malformation

    "Lymphangioma" . … "Lymphangioma" . … "Lymphangioma" .[4]

  • Retropharyngeal Abscess

    In the past, surgery was the treatment of choice for lymphangiomas. … MRI is better than CT for imaging soft tissue masses such as cystic lymphangiomas. … After surgery, the patient was diagnosed with a retropharyngeal abscess and concurrent cystic lymphangioma.[5]

  • Maffucci Syndrome
    Lymphangioma

    Also lymphangiomas may be apparent. … However, hemangiomas and lymphangiomas are not seen in Ollier disease. … The risk for sarcomatous degeneration of enchondromas, hemangiomas, or lymphangiomas is 15-30% in the setting of Maffucci syndrome.[6]

  • Peritoneal Carcinomatosis

    Lymphangioma Lymphangioma is often closely associated with the small bowel. … Most lymphangiomas are located in the neck, but 5% of lymphangiomas are abdominal. … Usually it is a lymphangioma.[7]

  • Peritoneal Disease

    Lymphangioma Lymphangioma is often closely associated with the small bowel. … Most lymphangiomas are located in the neck, but 5% of lymphangiomas are abdominal. … Usually it is a lymphangioma.[8]

  • Pleurectomy

    The main types are lymphangioma circumscriptum, cavernous lymphangioma, and simple lymphangioma. … Lymphangioma simplex is often included in this type. … Cavernous lymphangioma – A deeply situated lymphangioma, composed of cavernous (hollow) lymphatic spaces, and always occurring in the neck or axilla.[9]

  • Kaposi Sarcoma

    The cavernous or lymphangioma-like variants are common in CKS, particularly in the setting of chronic lymphedema. … Histologically, lymphangioma-like KS consists of anastomosing networks of smaller, irregular, and compressible dilated lymphatics lined by flat and cytologically banal endothelial … lymphadenopathic (usually in African children), exophytic, infiltrative (the latter two in African adults with endemic KS), ecchymotic, telangiectatic, keloidal, and cavernous or lymphangioma-like[10]

Lymphangioma

A lymphangioma is a rare, benign neoplasm of the lymph vessels characterized by lymph vessel proliferation. Lymphangiomas can be classified into three subtypes: capillary and cavernous lymphangiomas and cystic hygroma.

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References

  1. Cystic Lymphangioma, https://www.symptoma.com/en/info/cystic-lymphangioma
  2. Lymphangioma, https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lymphangioma
  3. Lymphangioma circumscriptum, https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lymphangioma_circ…
  4. Lymphangioma - Wikipedia, http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lymphangioma
  5. Neck swelling from a retropharyngeal abscess caused by penicillin-resistant Streptococcus pneumoniae: a case report | BMC Research Notes, http://bmcresnotes.biomedcentral.com/articles/1…
  6. Maffucci syndrome, https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Maffucci_syndrome
  7. The Radiology Assistant : Peritoneum and Mesentery - Part II, http://www.radiologyassistant.nl/en/p4a6c7bba1e…
  8. The Radiology Assistant : Peritoneum and Mesentery - Part II, http://www.radiologyassistant.nl/en/p4a6c7bba1e…
  9. Glossary of Medical Terms - Lymphangiomatosis & Gorham's Disease Alliance, https://www.lgdalliance.org/glossary-of-medical-terms/
  10. Classic Kaposi sarcoma: Clinical features, staging, diagnosis, and treatment, http://www.uptodate.com/contents/classic-kaposi…