Mediastino-hepato-renal cystic lymphangiomas-diagnostic and surgical considerations.


Cystic lymphangiomas or hygromas are rare benign vascular tumours, caused by congenital malformation of the lymphatic vessels. It appears as a progressive swelling in the head or neck of children during 2-5 years of life, yet rarely seen in the mediastinum or abdomen. Symptomatic mediastinal cystic lymphangiomas provide symptoms such as chest pain… (More)
DOI: 10.3978/j.issn.2072-1439.2014.08.47


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