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bone lymphangioma

Lymphangioma is a benign tumor composed of new lymphatic vessels. It occurs mostly in soft tissues and is extremely rare in bone. According to statistics, it accounts for 0.03% of primary bone tumors and 0.06% of benign bone tumors. Lymphatic vessels exist in the periosteum. When there is a lymphangioma-like cyst near the bone marrow, the bone can show abnormal expansion that communicates with the cyst...

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