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Recurrent Lymphangiectasia of the Left Supraclavicular Fossa: An Unusual Cause of Paroxystic Swelling

Loig Varron, MD; St éphane Vignes, MD; Lisa Green, MD; Isabelle Morelec, MD; Christiane Broussolle, MD; Pascal Seve, MD, PhD
Arch Dermatol. 2011;147(11):1337-1338. doi:10.1001/archdermatol.2011.306.
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Correspondence: Dr S ève, Department of Internal Medicine, Hospices Civils de Lyon, H ôpital de la Croix-Rousse, 103 Grande Rue de la Croix-Rousse, Lyon, 69288, France (pascal.seve@chu-lyon.fr).

Financial Disclosure: None reported.

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Figure 1. Marked diffuse swelling in the left supraclavicular fossa without urticaria that disappeared within 48 hours.

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Figure 2. Lymphoscintigraphy. Transaxial low-dose computed tomographic image (A) and fused images (B) show abnormal activity in the left infraclavicular fossa (arrow) with additional intercostal nodes.




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