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Linfangioma cistico mesenterico. Descrizione di un caso e revisione della letteratura.

@article{Scium2006LinfangiomaCM,
  title={Linfangioma cistico mesenterico. Descrizione di un caso e revisione della letteratura.},
  author={Carmelo Scium{\`e} and Girolamo Geraci and Giuseppe Modica and Diletta Tinaglia and Franco Pisello and Tiziana Facella},
  journal={Annali Italiani Di Chirurgia},
  year={2006},
  volume={77},
  pages={521-528}
}
OBJECTIVE: The Authors report their experience in diagnosis and treatment of one case of mesenteric cystic lymphangioma; recent international literature review. EXPERIMENTAL DESIGN: Complete clinical report. Diagnostic, clinical and prognostic indication, evaluation of effectiveness of radical surgical treatment and follow-up. SETTING: Operative Unit of General and Thoracic Surgery. University "Paolo Giaccone" of Palermo. INTERVENTION: Radical surgical treatment, according to international… 
Lymphangioma of the small bowel mesentery in a 7-year-old girl: a report of a case investigated with ultrasonography, elastosonography and computed tomography
TLDR
Although mesenteric lymphangioma is a rare disease that presents neither clinical nor imaging typical features requiring invasive procedure to be diagnosed, ultrasound-elastosonographic findings can suggest a benign condition and computed tomography scan is useful in order to plan surgery.