Chylo-Lymphatic Cyst

  • Trilok Chandra Goel
  • Apul Goel


It is a distension cyst of chyle-bearing lymphatics that is a result of lymphatic obstruction and chylo-lymphatic backflow. Hence, it occurs in the areas of chylo-lymphatic backflow most commonly in the spermatic cord.


Abdominal Pain General Surgery Peritoneal Cavity Past History Lymphatic Vessel 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Trilok Chandra Goel
    • 1
  • Apul Goel
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of General SurgeryKing George’s Medical UniversityLucknowIndia
  2. 2.Department of UrologyKing George’s Medical UniversityLucknowIndia

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