Total laparoscopic excision of retroperitoneal cystic lymphangioma.

@article{Wildhaber2006TotalLE,
  title={Total laparoscopic excision of retroperitoneal cystic lymphangioma.},
  author={Barbara E. Wildhaber and Christophe Chardot and Claude P Le Coultre and Bernard Genin},
  journal={Journal of laparoendoscopic & advanced surgical techniques. Part A},
  year={2006},
  volume={16 5},
  pages={530-3}
}
Retroperitoneal cystic lymphangioma is a rare benign tumor of the retroperitoneal lymphatics that usually manifests in infancy. If surgical excision is used in treatment, it needs to be as complete as possible to reduce the risk of recurrence. Two pediatric patients, an 18-month-old girl and a 4-yearold boy, underwent laparoscopic excision of symptomatic… CONTINUE READING