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Acquired lymphangioma circumscriptum of the vulva treated with ablative radiofrequency


Journal of Dermatology & Cosmetology
Jelica P Vukicevic,1 Tijana Janjic2

Abstract

(LC) is a benign disorder involving the lymphatic system of skin and subcutaneous tissue. A case of acquired LC of the vulva in a57-year-old woman with a 10 -15 year history of lymphoedema of the left leg and vulvar lesions (vesicles and papulovesicles) following cervical cancer operation and subsequent radio therapy is presented. The patient was treated with ablative radiofrequency and was free of lesions for 6 months.

Keywords

lymphangioma circumscriptum, dermoscopy, ablative radiofrequency, radical vulvectomy, lymphoedema, anesthesia, oozing, infection

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