Hygroma cervical

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Hygroma cervical

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The terms "Hygroma cervical" returned 4 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Morphological and ultrasonographic study of fetuses with cervical hygroma. A cases series.
 

Author(s): Octavian Munteanu, Monica Mihaela Cîrstoiu, Florin Mihail Filipoiu, Roxana Elena BohîlŢea, Ioan Alexandru Bulescu, Costin Berceanu

Journal: Rom J Morphol Embryol. 2016 ;57(4):1421-1427.

 

Cystic cervical hygroma or cervical cystic lymphangioma is a congenital benign disease of the lymphatic system that is characterized by the accumulation of lymph in the jugular lymphatic sacs of the nuchal region. The factor that causes this pathology is not clarified yet but the ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Robot-assisted excision of cervical cystic hygroma through a retroauricular hairline approach: a case report.
 

Author(s): Frank Cheau-Feng Lin, Tsung-Lin Yang, Min-Che Tung, Stella Chin-Shaw Tsai

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Cystic hygroma is a rare benign abnormality of the lymphatic system generally occurring in young children less than 2 years old. The standard transcervical surgical treatment of cystic hygroma may often leave a permanent scar in the neck region.

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Mandibular enlargement: an unusual complication of a cervical cystic hygroma.
 

Author(s): I Hutchinson

Journal: Int J Paediatr Dent. 1996 Jun;6(2):123-7.

 

A 13-year-old boy with a large cervical cystic hygroma, which extended into the floor of mouth, was referred for treatment of painful teeth and tongue. Clinically there was a large submandibular swelling, enlargement of the mandible and a Class III malocclusion. Intra-orally the tongue ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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The terms "Hygroma cervical" returned 1 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Posterior midline cervical fetal cystic hygroma.
 

Author(s): S N Oak, R G Redkar, V K Kapur

Journal: J Postgrad Med. ;38(2):93-6.

 

Posterior midline cervical cystic hygromas (PMC) are frequently found associated with chromosomal aberrations and usually do not survive. The present report illustrates diagnosis of this condition by sonography in an 18 weeks old fetus and an amniocentesis revealed 45 x0 karyotype ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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