Cavernous lymphangioma of the breast

  title={Cavernous lymphangioma of the breast},
  author={Gabriel Olabiyi Ogun and Oladipo Solomon Oyetunde and Effiong E U Akang},
  journal={World Journal of Surgical Oncology},
  pages={69 - 69}
BACKGROUND Cavernous lymphangioma is a rare lesion in the breast of adults. Only a few cases have been documented in literature. CASE PRESENTATION We describe a 38-year-old woman who presented with a palpable breast lump, which measured 5 x 4 cm. A local excision of the lump was performed and a diagnosis of cavernous lymphangioma was made. The patient is alive and well, after five years of follow-up, with no complaints or recurrence. CONCLUSION To the best of our knowledge, this is the… CONTINUE READING
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