Midline neck mass

Midline neck masses have a relatively narrow differential, as few structures are present in the midline. Dividing the causes according to structure of origin is a useful schema.

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Article information

rID: 6254
System: Head & Neck
Section: Gamuts
Synonyms or Alternate Spellings:
  • Midline neck mass: Differential diagnosis

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Cases and figures

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    Thyroglossal Duct...
    Thyroglossal duct cyst
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    Delphian node
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    Pyramidal lobe of thyroid
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    Retrosternal goitre involving Zuckerkandl's tubercle
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