Bilateral carotid body tumors


Neck mass.

Patient Data

Age: 35 years
Gender: Male

Homogeneously and intensely enhancing soft tissue lesion seen at the carotid bifurcation bilaterally, with splaying of the ICA and ECA.

Case Discussion

The masses are pathologically proven carotid body tumors. Bilaterality is not common.

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Case information

rID: 52899
Published: 26th Apr 2017
Last edited: 14th Aug 2019
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