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Oral lymphangioma: A case report.
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PMID:  16327140     Owner:  NLM     Status:  In-Data-Review    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Lymphangiomas are congenital malformations of lymphatic vessels filled with a clear protein-rich fluid containing few lymph cells. It can also occur in association with hemangioma. Large lymphangioma extending into the tissue spaces of neck is referred to as cystic hygroma. Herewith, we present a case of cystic hygroma associated with lymphangioma of tongue leading to macroglossia in a 5-year-old boy.
Authors:
J Jeeva Rathan; B G Harsha Vardhan; M S Muthu; K Saraswathy; N Sivakumar;
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Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Journal of the Indian Society of Pedodontics and Preventive Dentistry     Volume:  23     ISSN:  0970-4388     ISO Abbreviation:  J Indian Soc Pedod Prev Dent     Publication Date:    2005 Oct-Dec
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2005-12-05     Completed Date:  -     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  8710631     Medline TA:  J Indian Soc Pedod Prev Dent     Country:  India    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  185-9     Citation Subset:  D    
Affiliation:
Department of Oral Medicine and Radiology, Meenakshi Ammal Dental College and Hospital, Maduravoyal, Chennai, Tamilnadu, India.
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