Bilateral carotid body tumors
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Tosson M, Bilateral carotid body tumors. Case study, Radiopaedia.org (Accessed on 29 Mar 2023) https://doi.org/10.53347/rID-52899
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Axial C+ arterial phase
Homogeneously and intensely enhancing soft tissue lesion seen at the carotid bifurcation bilaterally, with splaying of the ICA and ECA.
The masses are pathologically proven carotid body tumors. Bilaterality is not common.