Mediastinal teratoma

Case contributed by Dr Sudarshan Deshmukh

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14 yrs male came with chest pain and breathlessness.

Modality: X-ray

Left sided sided homogeneous opacity involving the mid zone ,lower zone and the paracardiac region with displacement of the mediastinum to the Rt. side.

Modality: CT

Large mass with soft tissue, fat and calcifications

Case Discussion

Features are consistent with a mediastinal teratoma, although the differential is wide.

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Case Information

rID: 13309
Case created: 25th Mar 2011
Last edited: 6th Dec 2015
System: Chest
Inclusion in quiz mode: Excluded

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