Second branchial cleft cyst

Case contributed by Dr Roberto Schubert

Presentation

The patient noticed a painless swelling in her right neck about 10 weeks ago.

Patient Data

Age: 30
Gender: Female
Modality: MRI

Case Discussion

Sharply delineated T2-hyperintense cyst at the level of the right carotid bifurcation without contrast enhancement.

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Case Information

rID: 13845
Case created: 23rd May 2011
Last edited: 12th Oct 2015
System: Head & Neck
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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