Hodgkin lymphoma

Case contributed by Assoc Prof Frank Gaillard

Patient Data

Age: 20 years
Gender: Male

Chest x-ray demonstrates widening of the mediastinal outlines and widening of the right paratracheal stripe. Lateral projection confirms predominantly anterior mediastinal mass


CT confirms a lymph node enlargement confirmed on CT. 

Case Discussion

The patient went on to have a lymph node biopsy. 


Left cervical lymph node excision - classic Hodgkin lymphoma, with features favoring nodular sclerosis type. 

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Case information

rID: 11063
Published: 14th Oct 2010
Last edited: 8th Dec 2019
System: Chest
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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