Giant Lymphangioma Circumscriptum – A Therapeutic Challenge - (Pages 24-26)
S. S. Shirol1,*, Pradeep Bhagawat1, K. S. Sandeep2, K. N. Praveen3,
Choukimath Sharanabasav4 and Rachana Fadia5
1Department of Dermatology, KIMS-Hubli, India; 2, 3P.G. in General Surgery, KIMS-Hubli, India; 4Department of Pathology, KIMS-Hubli, India; 5Dermatologist and Cosmetologist, Fadias Clinic-Mumbai, India
Abstract: Lymphangioma Circumscriptum (LC) is a rare condition which poses a therapeutic challenge when it is extensive. Here we report the largest lymphangioma circumscriptum in English literature till date along with technical considerations in its surgical management.
Keywords: Lymphangioma circumscriptum, lymphangioma diffusum, lymphangioma, giant lymphangioma, microcystic lymphatic malformation, surgical excision.