Bronchogenic cyst

Case contributed by Assoc Prof Frank Gaillard

Patient Data

Age: Young adult

Retrocardiac opacity best seen on expiration


Two selected images from a CT confirm the presence of a retrocardiac cystic structure most likely representing a bronchogenic cyst.

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Case information

rID: 6313
Published: 4th Jun 2009
Last edited: 16th Jan 2020
System: Chest
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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