Giant Cystic Lymphangioma of the Middle Mediastinum

Shetty, Rahul C and Aggarwal, Bhuvnesh Kumar and Kamath, Ganesh S and Prabhu, Prashanth and Aggarwal, Monika and Rao, Lakshmi (2003) Giant Cystic Lymphangioma of the Middle Mediastinum. The Indian journal of chest diseases & allied sciences, 45 (2). pp. 125-129.

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A middle-aged male presenting with complaint of progressively increasing dysphagia was found to have a large cystic masslesion in the middle mediastinum on evaluation. Adiagnosis of an endo-duplication cyst was considered after exploration , in view of infiltration of the muscular layer of the lower thoracic esophagus , presence of multiple hyperemic nodular lesions on its inner surface and its location in the middle mediastinum. However, the histopathology revealed the lesion to be acystic lymphangioma.

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: Cystic lymphangioma; Middle mediastinum; Dyspha
Subjects: Medicine > KMC Manipal > Cardiovascular & Thoracic Surgery
Medicine > KMC Manipal > Pathology
Medicine > KMC Manipal > Radiology
Depositing User: KMC Manipal
Date Deposited: 01 Jan 2014 04:43
Last Modified: 01 Jan 2014 04:43

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