Cystic neck lesion

Case contributed by David Puyó


difficulty swallowing

Patient Data

Age: 60
Gender: Female

CT Neck

CT shows a large rounded, hypodense and well defined lesion  with a thin wall and small calcifications in it .The lesion produces displacement of the airway to the left

Case Discussion

Cervical cystic lesions are a group of rare diseases that usually manifest as slow-growing masses, diagnosed during childhood or adolescence, and sometimes in adults, causing symptoms if enlarged or infected
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Case information

rID: 22262
Published: 23rd Mar 2013
Last edited: 16th Jul 2018
System: Head & Neck
Inclusion in quiz mode: Excluded

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