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The curious case of fibrofatty conversion of cystic hygroma treated with bleomycin sclerotherapy

1 month ago   |   By Journal of Cutaneous Online

Anjuna Reghunath, Rohini G Ghasi, Suchana Kushvaha
Journal of Cutaneous and Aesthetic Surgery 2020 13(3):229-232
Cystic hygroma is a congenital malformation of the lymphatic system that mostly presents at birth. Though the classic treatment of this condition is surgical excision, recent alternative treatment modalities such as injection of sclerotherapeutic agents into the lesion has gained popularity due to its safe and effective response profile with minimal side effects. We report a rare complication of repeated bleomycin sclerotherapy in a follow-up patient of cystic hygroma, where the...
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