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Congenital Orbital Lymphangioma in a 20-Years Old Girl – Case Report and Review of Literature
ANUJ MISHRA 1, RAMADAN ABUHAJAR 2, Khalifa Alsawidi 3, Mohammed AlAoud 4, Ehtuish F Ehtuish 5
1 - National Organ Transplant Program, Tripoli, LIbya
2 - Department of Radiology, AlMargeb University, AlKhums, Libya
3 - Eye Hospital, Tripoli, Libya
4 - Department of Radiology, Central Hospital, Tripoli, Libya
5 - Department of Surgery, University of AlFateh, Tripoli, Libya
Libyan J Med 2009; 4(4):162-163
ICID: 890562
Article type: Case report
IC™ Value: 2.33
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We report a case of a 20-year-old girl who presented to the out-patients’ department with congenital, progressive unilateral proptosis and reduced vision. Ultrasound, computed tomography (CT) scan and magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) were performed. Diagnosis of orbital lymphangioma was made on imaging. Authors highlight the crucial role of imaging in diagnosis and to plan therapeutic approach. This case is reported because of its extreme rarity and unusual presentation.

ICID 890562

DOI 10.4176/090713
 
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