Acta Chir Belg 1999 Oct;99(5):230-5
Department of Surgery, University Hospital K.U.Leuven, Heverlee-Leuven, Belgium.
Ophthalmology 2006 Jul 26;113(7):1231.e1-8. Epub 2006 May 26.
Department of Ophthalmology, Faculty of Medicine, Ankara University, Ankara, Turkey.
Purpose: To evaluate the results of surgical intervention and rate of recurrence in patients with periocular lymphangioma with respect to the anatomic extent of tumor involvement determined by neuroimaging studies.
Design: Retrospective noncomparative case series.
Participants: Eighteen patients with periocular lymphangioma. Read More
Int J Clin Pract 2001 Jun;55(5):337-8
Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Royal Free Hospital, London.
Lymphangiomas are uncommon congenital lesions of the lymphatic system which usually present in childhood. We report a case of adult lymphangioma, localised in the neck, and discuss the presentation, diagnosis and management of this tumour. Read More
Ann Pediatr (Paris) 1992 Oct;39(8):491-4
Service d'Otorhinolaryngologie, Hôpital d'Enfants Armand Trousseau, Paris.
Twenty-four cases of cervicofacial lymphangioma treated between 1984 and 1991 are reported. The therapeutic approach is discussed. Because the therapeutic problem depends on whether or not the airways are involved, an endoscopic evaluation and a CT scan study should be included in the workup. Read More
J Pediatr Surg 1998 Jun;33(6):839-41
Department of Surgery, Queen's University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada.
Background: The surgical management of cystic hygromas can be challenging, and accurate diagnosis and anatomic localization is essential. The literature on the use of magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) in pediatric cystic hygromas is sparse and mostly limited to radiological descriptions.
Methods: The authors present five cases of cystic hygromas in children ranging in age from 1 to 13 years. Read More