Lymphangioma circumscriptum

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 Authored by: Pedro Zaballos     ·  Ignacio Gómez Martín

 Keywords:   lymphangioma circumscriptum · vascular lesion
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Description DermoscopyDermoscopy is a non invasive diagnostic method. of lymphangioma circumscriptumThis glossary term has not yet been described.
Author(s) Pedro Zaballos · Ignacio Gómez Martín
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Status update August 15, 2017
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Vascular malformation involving primarily the lymphatic vesselsThis glossary term has not yet been described.. Clinically, it appears as numerous small vesicle-like lesions grouped in a plaque.

Dermoscopy:[1]

Lacunar pattern composed of :

  • Clear to tan lacunaeThis glossary term has not yet been described. surrounded by pale septa if there is no inclusion of blood in the lacunae
  • Yellow to pink lacunae alternating with dark red or bluish lacunae, if there is inclusion of blood in the lacunae
  • Hypopyon-like feature (half and half blIster): a sign observed when the blood inside the lacunae accumulates in the lowest part of the lacunae due to sedimentation, resembling the appearance of the hypopion in the eye
  • Gencoglan et al.: Hypopyon-like features: new dermoscopic criteria in the differential diagnosis of cutaneous lymphangioma circumscriptum and haemangiomas?. J Eur Acad Dermatol Venereol 2012;26:1023-5. PMID: 21645121. DOI.