• Combination of lymphangioma with the scapula exostosis: a clinical case

Combination of lymphangioma with the scapula exostosis: a clinical case

PAEDIATRIC SURGERY.UKRAINE.2018.2(59):67-68; DOI 10.15574/PS.2018.59.67

Malischuk V. D., Ovsiychuk T. P., Gavrilyuk F. O., Laskaviy B. O.
Kherson Oblast Children’s Clinical Hospital, Ukraine

The article presents a clinical case of a combination of lymphangioma with exostosis of the scapula. Localization, exostosis size and deformation of the adjacent ribs – all indicate chronic traumatism, which may be the cause of damage and proliferation of lymphatic tissue. In embryogenesis, both developmental defects are a consequence of violation of the mesodermal embryonic development, therefore it is impossible to exclude a combined tumor.
Key words: exostosis, lymphangioma, children.


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