14 Possible Causes for Lymphangioma in USA

  • 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.[1]

  • Cystic Lymphangioma

    This is the most common form of lymphangioma. … Cystic hygroma can be associated with a nuchal lymphangioma or a fetal hydrops. … Lymphangiography was mentioned as a useful tool as well for some types of lymphangiomas.[2] [3]

  • Maffucci Syndrome

    Also lymphangiomas may be apparent. … However, hemangiomas and lymphangiomas are not seen in Ollier disease. … Hemangiomas are not the only vascular abnormality, since Maffucci syndrome patients may also have lymphangiomas.[4] [5]

  • Lymphangioma Circumscriptum

    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 … [6]

  • Macroglossia

    Enlargement due to lymphangioma gives the tongue a pebbly appearance with multiple superficial dilated lymphatic channels. … The most common causes of tongue enlargement are vascular malformations (e.g. lymphangioma or hemangioma) and muscular hypertrophy (e.g. … ., thrush, actinomycosis, diphtheria, tuberculosis Immune-mediated disorders like angioedema, pemphigus vulgaris and sarcoidosis Neoplasms such as hemangioma, lymphangioma[7] [8]

  • Chondrodystrophy

    Also lymphangiomas may be apparent.[9]

  • Cobb Syndrome

    The skin lesions of Cobb syndrome typically are present as port wine stains or angiomas, but reports exist of angiokeratomas, angiolipomas, and lymphangioma circumscriptum … [10]

  • Skeletal Dysplasia

    Also lymphangiomas may be apparent.[11]

  • Thymic Cyst

    Workup consists of ensuring the proper diagnosis of a thymic cyst and ruling out associated benign and malignant conditions such as: cystic teratoma, lymphangioma, cystic … [12]

  • Enchondromatosis

    Maffucci syndrome - In addition to the signs and symptoms seen in Ollier disease, Maffucci syndrome is distinguished by the presence of hemangiomas and lymphangiomas, benign … [13]


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.

Further symptoms


  1. Lymphangioma, Wikipedia, CC-BY-SA-3.0
  2. Cystic Lymphangioma, Symptoma
  3. Cystic hygroma, Wikipedia, CC-BY-SA-3.0
  4. Maffucci Syndrome, Symptoma
  5. Maffucci syndrome, Wikipedia, CC-BY-SA-3.0
  6. Lymphangioma circumscriptum, Wikipedia, CC-BY-SA-3.0
  7. Macroglossia, Symptoma
  8. Macroglossia, Wikipedia, CC-BY-SA-3.0
  9. Osteochondrodysplasia, Wikipedia, CC-BY-SA-3.0
  10. Cobb syndrome, Wikipedia, CC-BY-SA-3.0
  11. Osteochondrodysplasia, Wikipedia, CC-BY-SA-3.0
  12. Thymic Cyst, Symptoma
  13. Enchondromatosis, Symptoma