Carotid body tumor
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Niknejad M, Carotid body tumor. Case study, Radiopaedia.org (Accessed on 29 Mar 2023) https://doi.org/10.53347/rID-60652
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31 May 2018
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Painless neck swelling.
Age: 45 years
From the case: Carotid body tumor
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Axial Post contrast
A well defined vividly enhancing mass splaying the internal and external carotid arteries at the left side.
This case illustrates the appearances of a carotid body tumor and how they can splay vessels.