Prominent adenoids in child

Case contributed by A.Prof Frank Gaillard
X-ray

Prominent adenoidal tissue are seen as prevertebral soft tissue thickening anterior to C1/2. 

Case Discussion

This appearance is common in young patients, but would be concerning in an older adult.

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Case information

rID: 6270
Case created: 21st May 2009
Last edited: 16th Nov 2015
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