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What is the treatment for cystic hygroma?

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Dr. James Ferguson
Pediatrics 47 years experience
Excision if desired: The cystic hygroma is usually suspected due to size, location & characteristics. Laboratory examination of the excised mass confirms the initial assessment. Small defects may be left alone if desired. Many larger defects can interfere with general functions & should be removed.
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