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Thymoma

Modality: MRI

From the case:

Thymoma - “CXR in a 50 year old male demonstrates a soft tissue density projecting to the left of the mediastinum. The distal part of the arch and proximal de...”

Used in the following articles:

  • Primary neoplasms of the thymus - “Although primary tumours of the thymus are rare, they are the most common causes of a neoplasm of the anterosuperior mediastinum 1. thymoma 2/3 be...”
  • Anterior mediastinal germ cell tumours - “Germ cell tumours are one of the causes of anterior mediastinal mass, and any of the germ cell histologies may be identified. They can therefore be...”
  • Mediastinal teratoma - “Mediastinal teratomas are germ cell tumours located in the anterior mediastinum.EpidemiologyMediastinal teratomas are the most common extra-gonadal...”
  • Mediastinal lymphoma - “The mediastinum is commonly involved in lymphoma, either as part of disseminated disease or less commonly as the site of primary involvement.Epidem...”
  • Paediatric mediastinal masses - “Paediatric mediastinal masses are the most common chest masses in children, with the anterior mediastinum being the most common site 1.As in adults...”

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