Ann Otolaryngol Chir Cervicofac 2007 Dec;124(6):277-84
Service d'ORL et de chirurgie cervicofaciale, hôpital d'instruction des armées Omar-Bongo-Ondimba, BP 20404, Libreville, Gabon.
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Zhonghua Yi Xue Za Zhi 2009 Dec;89(48):3413-6
Department of Otolaryngology, Qilu Hospital, Shandong University, Jinan 250012, China.
Objective: To discuss the methods of surgical treatment and their timing choices of cervical lymphangioma.
Methods: A retrospective review of 53 patients with cervicofacial lymphangioma were treated surgically from July 1990 to December 2008. The age at operation was from 6. Read More
Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 1999 Jun;125(6):643-8
Department of Otorhinolaryngology, University of Ulm, Medical School, Germany.
Objectives: To compare different surgical interventions for the treatment of extensive cervicofacial lymphangiomas and to define the minimal extent of surgery necessary to control disease.
Design: Retrospective study. Mean +/- SD follow-up was 31+/-4 months after surgery. Read More
Laryngorhinootologie 1996 Mar;75(3):166-70
Klinik und Poliklinik Für Hals-Nasen-Ohren-Heilkunde der Westfälischen Wilhelms-Universität Münster.
Background: Lymphangiomas are localized in the head and neck area in about 75% of cases. About 75% of these cases are children less than one year old. Treating lymphangiomas with installation therapy to obliterate the cysts has been discussed, but surgery remains the treatment of choice. Read More
Laryngoscope 2001 Nov;111(11 Pt 1):1929-37
Department of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, Geisinger Medical Center, Danville, Pennsylvania 17822-1333, USA.
Objective: To outline a rational approach to the management of cystic hygroma based on the authors' experience, the natural history of the disease, and the results of surgical treatment.
Study Design And Methods: A retrospective review of all patients with the diagnosis of lymphangioma or cystic hygroma from 1958 to 2000 was performed.
Results: Seventy-four patients were identified with 46 cases confined to the cervicofacial region. Read More