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Lymphangioma of the esophagus—Diagnosis by endoscopic biopsy

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Summary

Lymphangioma is a benign tumor which rarely involves the gastrointestinal system. The current report describes a lymphangioma of the esophagus incidentally found during endoscopy. The diagnosis was established by biopsy through a rigid esophagoscope.

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Correspondence to Dr. Patrick G. Brady MD.

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Brady, P.G., Milligan, F.D. Lymphangioma of the esophagus—Diagnosis by endoscopic biopsy. Digest Dis Sci 18, 423–425 (1973). https://doi.org/10.1007/BF01071994

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Keywords

  • Public Health
  • Benign Tumor
  • Gastrointestinal System
  • Current Report
  • Endoscopic Biopsy