Author | Karen A. Stanford, MD

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Cystic Hygroma in an 11-Year-Old Girl

November 01, 2008

An 11-year-old girl presented with a swelling on the left side of the chin of 1 month's duration; in the past 24 hours, following a bite by an unidentified insect, the swelling had rapidly enlarged and become painful (A). She was otherwise healthy and had no significant medical or family history.