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Table 1 Previous reports on laparoscopic/retroperitoneoscopic resection for retroperitoneal cystic lymphangiomas

From: Laparoscopic resection of retroperitoneal lymphangioma around the pancreas: a case report and review of the literature

Author Year Age Gender Symptom Size (cm) Approach
Tagarona et al. [7] 1994 45 F Abdominal pain and palpable mass 12 Laparoscopic
Tsukamoto et al. [14] 2003 36 F Hypochondralgia and back pain 11 Laparoscopic
Celia et al. [12] 2007 25 F Abdominal pain 7 Laparoscopic
Trindade et al. [13] 2007 68 M Abdominal pain 6 Laparoscopic
Kasza et al. [15] 2010 52 M Back pain 10 Laparoscopic
Yagihashi et al. [10] 2011 38 F Hypochondralgia 18 Retroperitoneoscopic
Makni et al. [2] 2012 37 F Abdominal pain 11 Laparoscopic
   48 F None (incidental finding) 5 Laparoscopic
   30 F Abdominal pain 10 Laparoscopic
Black et al. [9] 2013 66 F Abdominal pain 5 Laparoscopic
Liu et al. [11] 2013 45 F None (incidental finding) 3 Retroperitoneoscopic
Jung et al. [8] 2014 79 F Epigastric discomfort, poor oral intake 13 Laparoscopic
Present case 2015 30 F None (incidental finding) 5 Laparoscopic