Large mediastinal mass - Hodgkin's lymphoma

Case contributed by Dr Mohammad Taghi Niknejad

Presentation

19 Y/O patient with night sweat and recent weight loss

Patient Data

Age: 19
Gender: Male

Large heterogeneous mediastinal mass is seen with vessels encasement. Hepatosplenomegaly also is noted. Also present is ring artefact from detector failure. 

Case Discussion

This is the typical appearance of mediastinal lymphoma, confirmed to be the case: pathology = Hodgkin's lymphoma - nodular sclerosing subtype

The images are degraded due to the presence of ring artefact due to receptor failure. 

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Case information

rID: 20962
Case created: 24th Dec 2012
Last edited: 13th Feb 2016
System: Chest
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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