Record number :
2444176
Title of article :
Cystic Hygroma in an Adult Male: A Diagnostic Challenge
Author/Authors :
Bhatia, Varsha Dept. of Pathology - Grant Government Medical College and Sir JJ Group of Hospitals,Byculla - Mumbai - Maharashtra - India , Taksande, Rahul Dept. of Pathology - Grant Government Medical College and Sir JJ Group of Hospitals,Byculla - Mumbai - Maharashtra - India , Sondankar, Divyaja Dept. of Pathology - Grant Government Medical College and Sir JJ Group of Hospitals,Byculla - Mumbai - Maharashtra - India
Pages :
4
From page :
310
To page :
313
Abstract :
Cystic Hygroma is a well-recognized lesion in paediatric patients but it is very rare in adults. We report here a case of Cervical Cystic Hygroma in a 45 yr old male. The reasons to present this case are 1) Its rarity in adults 2) Unusual age of presentation 3) Simulates various benign and malignant lesions at this site 4) Is a diagnostic challenge and 5) Role of histology for definitive postoperative diagnosis.
Keywords :
Cystic Hygroma , Case Report
Journal title :
Astroparticle Physics
Serial Year :
2015
Link To Document :
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