Cystic thymoma

Case contributed by Dr David Cuete


Cystic thymoma previously diagnosed

Patient Data

Age: 50 years old
Gender: Male

CT chest

Contrast-enhanced CT revealed a solitary, rounded and  wall enhancing mass with cystic component and septa. The mass started from upper anterior mediastinum and continued lateral to the heart. Mediastinal lymphadenopathy was also observed.

Case Discussion

In this case we observe a thymoma previously diagnosed with a large cystic component.

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Case information

rID: 30232
Published: 27th Jul 2014
Last edited: 14th Aug 2019
System: Chest
Tag: thymoma
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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