Tuberculous mediastinal abscess

Case contributed by A.Prof Frank Gaillard
Modality: X-ray

Ill-defined mediastinal opacity. 

Modality: CT

Mediastinal mass with peripheral enhancement and central hypodensity. There is invasion/narrowing of the right main bronchus. 

Case Discussion

This mediastinal abscess was secondary to tuberculosis infection. 

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Case Information

rID: 8407
Diagnostic certainty: Certain
Systems: Chest, Paediatrics
Tag: tb
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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