Normal thymus - right sided

Case contributed by Assoc Prof Frank Gaillard

Patient Data

Age: Neonate
X-ray

Chest

Normal thymus gland shadow on right side of the chest.

Case Discussion

Normal thymus in a neonate most prominent on the right side. It shouldn't be confused with pulmonary pathologies.

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Case information

rID: 8281
Published: 22nd Jan 2010
Last edited: 26th Apr 2021
Tag: thymus
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