Vishnu M1,2*, Goh BS1 Shashi G2, Sha'ariyah MM2 and Kasturi N3
1Department of Otorhinolaryngology Head and Neck, Faculty of Medicine, University Kebangsaan Malaysia Medical Centre, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
2Department of Otorhinolaryngology Head and Neck, Hospital Tengku Ampuan Rahimah, Klang, Malaysia
3Department of Radiology, Hospital Tengku Ampuan Rahimah, Klang, Malaysia
*Corresponding Author: Vishnu M, Department of Otorhinolaryngology Head and Neck, Faculty of Medicine, University Kebangsaan Malaysia Medical Centre, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia..
Received: April 28, 2021; Published: May 19, 2021
Venous malformation is one of the most common type of congenital vascular malformation which normally involves the lymphatic system. It is a common type of congenital vascular lesion with recorded incidence of 0.01%, from this 0.01%, 40% is from the neck region, 40% occurs in the trunk, and another 20% in the extremities. The pathogenesis remains unclear. This article elaborates on the type of venous malformation, imaging modality assisting to come to a definitive diagnosis. Surgical excision is the best compared to non-operative method in managing superficial well encapsulated localized venolymphatic malformation.
Keywords: Venolymphatic Malformation; Congenital; Imaging; Surgery
Citation: Vishnu M., et al. “Subcutaneous Venolymphatic Malformation in the Neck: A Unique Presentation". Acta Scientific Otolaryngology 3.6 (2020): 71-74.
Copyright: © 2021 Vishnu M., et al. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original author and source are credited.