Primary neoplasms of the thymus

Although primary tumors of the thymus are rare, they are the most common causes of a neoplasm of the anterosuperior mediastinum 1.

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rID: 9070
System: Chest
Section: Gamuts
Tag: thymus
Synonyms or Alternate Spellings:
  • Primary tumours of the thymus
  • Primary tumors of the thymus
  • Neoplasm of the thymus - primary
  • Tumours of the thymus - primary
  • Tumors of the thymus - primary
  • Thymic tumours
  • Thymic neoplasms
  • Thymic tumors
  • Primary neoplasm of the thymus

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Cases and figures

  • Thymoma
    Case 1: invasive thymoma
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  • Case 2: thymoma
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  • Thymolipoma (like...
    Case 3: probable thymolipoma
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  • Case 4: stage I thymoma
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