Posterior mediastinal mass - Ganglioneuroma

Case contributed by Dr Paresh K Desai


40 year old male with dysphagia.

Patient Data

Age: 40
Gender: Male


Case Discussion

Contrast CT reveals a well defined hypodense non enhancing mass in the left paravertebral location displacing the aortic arch branches (left subclavian, left vertebral - direct origin). Mass is indenting the oesohagus and the trachea. No vertebral erosion/ destruction.

Ganglioneuroma (Proven).

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Case information

rID: 12112
Published: 21st Oct 2010
Last edited: 19th Dec 2015
Tag: spine
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