Mediastinal teratoma

Case contributed by Dr Sudarshan Deshmukh

Presentation

14 yrs male came with chest pain and breathlessness.

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.

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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