DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.18203/2349-3291.ijcp20181558

Inguinoscrotal lymphangioma mimicking hydrocele: a case report

Sudha Yadav, Kamal Nain Rattan, Pawan Yadav, Sunil Gavhane

Abstract


Scrotal lymphangiomas are hamartomata’s lymphatic malformations with no risk of malignant transformation, resulting due to inadequate drainage of lymph from sequestered lymph or lack of continuation between lymphatics and venous channels. Here we report a case of scrotal lymphangioma in a 1.5 years old child who presented with scrotal swelling and misdiagnosed as hydrocele. Child was managed successfully with surgical resection of the mass and doing well now.


Keywords


Inguinoscrotal lymphangioma, Recurrent scrotal swelling

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