Mesenteric Lymphangioma in Adult: A Case Series with a Review of the Literature

@article{Wani2008MesentericLI,
  title={Mesenteric Lymphangioma in Adult: A Case Series with a Review of the Literature},
  author={Imtiaz Wani},
  journal={Digestive Diseases and Sciences},
  year={2008},
  volume={54},
  pages={2758-2762}
}
Mesenteric lymphangioma is a rare benign tumor with nonspecific clinical features. A case series of three adult patients who had mesenteric lymphangioma is reported along with a review of literature. Two patients presented with painless abdominal swelling who were being managed as a case of abdominal tuberculosis and a third one had features of intestinal obstruction. In our cases, preoperative diagnosis of mesenteric lymphangima was not suspected and all the patients had laparotomy… CONTINUE READING

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