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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.

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

  • Thyroglossal Duct...
    Case 1: thyroglossal duct cyst
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  • Case 2: delphian node
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  • Case 3: pyramidal lobe of thyroid
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  • Case 4: retrosternal goiter involving Zuckerkandl's tubercle
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