Unilocular cervical lymphatic cyst in an adult

Larry L. Myers, Maria T. Pena, Rattehalli Sudesh, Rebecca Toledo, Mark K. Wax

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Unilocular cervical lymphatic lesions are rare clinical entities. These endothelial-lined, fluid-filled structures must be distinguished from true cysts (epithelial lining), and pseudocysts (no cellular lining). This article presents a case report of a unilocular cervical lymphatic cyst in an adult. The embryology and anatomy of the cervical lymphatic system is discussed. Copyright (C) 2000 by W.B. Saunders Company.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)412-415
Number of pages4
JournalAmerican Journal of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Medicine and Surgery
Issue number6
StatePublished - Jan 1 2000

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Otorhinolaryngology


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