Lymphangiosarcoma in late-onset hereditary lymphedema: case report and nosological implications.

@article{Andersson1995LymphangiosarcomaIL,
  title={Lymphangiosarcoma in late-onset hereditary lymphedema: case report and nosological implications.},
  author={Hans Christer Andersson and Dilys M. Parry and John J. Mulvihill},
  journal={American journal of medical genetics},
  year={1995},
  volume={56 1},
  pages={72-5}
}
Hereditary lymphedemas that are not associated with other malformations usually affect the lower limbs and are inherited in an autosomal dominant fashion. These non-syndromic hereditary lymphedemas are categorized by their age of onset, being either congenital (Milroy disease) or having an onset in childhood or around puberty (Meige disease). We describe a… CONTINUE READING