A Case of Cavernous Lymphangioma of the Mediastinum in Adult

@inproceedings{Kim2002ACO,
  title={A Case of Cavernous Lymphangioma of the Mediastinum in Adult},
  author={Shin Tae Kim and Suk Joong Yong and Won Yeon Lee and Mi Hye Kim and Kye Chul Shin and Sang-Ha Kim and Min Soo Ahn and Ki Jun Sung},
  year={2002}
}
Lymphangiomas in the mediastinum are rare benign tumors, characterized proliferating lymphatic vessels. They are usually found in children and young adults, but rarely in order adults. Most are located in the neck, with less than 1 percent found in the mediastinum, with mediastinal lymphangiomas comprising 0.7-4.5 percent of all tumors in this location. They are often classified pathologically according to the size of the cystic spaces within them, as simple or capillary, cavernous and cystic… CONTINUE READING

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