Pseudotumour of the sternocleidomastoid

Case contributed by Dr Kewal Arunkumar Mistry


29 day old infant with history of prolonged labour presented with painless left cervical lump and torticolis.

Patient Data

Age: 29 days
Gender: Male

Longitudional and oblique ultrasound images of the left side of neck show iso to mildly hyperechoic fusiform lesion in the left sternocleidomastiod muscle. No internal vascularity was seen. Underlying vessels and rest of the cervical soft tissues are normal.

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Case information

rID: 34788
Case created: 8th Mar 2015
Last edited: 13th Nov 2015
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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