Lymphangioma of an Unusual Site: A Case Report

Authors

  • Javid Jahanbakhsh Department of Radiology, School of Medical Sciences, Universiti Sains Malaysia, Kubang Kerian, Malaysia
  • Win Mar Salmah Department of Radiology, School of Medical Sciences, Universiti Sains Malaysia, Kubang Kerian, Malaysia
  • Norzilla Tenot Abubakar Department of Radiology, School of Medical Sciences, Universiti Sains Malaysia, Kubang Kerian, Malaysia
  • Hadif Samsudin Department of Radiology, School of Medical Sciences, Universiti Sains Malaysia, Kubang Kerian, Malaysia

Keywords:

Lymphangioma,, Benign Vascular Abnormality, OK-432, Children

Abstract

Lymphangiomas are hamartomatous congenital malformations of the lymphatic system that usually involve subcutaneous tissues of cervico-facial region. Rarely, it can be found in subcutaneous tissue of proximal extremities, the buttocks and the trunk. Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) is the best modality to assess the tumor specification and extension. We report a case of lymphangioma at a rare site with its radiological features and patient responsed to the sclerosant therapy.

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Published

2020-07-25

How to Cite

Javid Jahanbakhsh, Win Mar Salmah, Norzilla Tenot Abubakar, & Hadif Samsudin. (2020). Lymphangioma of an Unusual Site: A Case Report. Malaysian Journal of Paediatrics and Child Health, 22, 58-65. Retrieved from https://mpaeds.my/journals/index.php/MJPCH/article/view/73

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