Sternal abscess

Case contributed by Dr Maulik S Patel

Presentation

Swelling in sternal region.

Patient Data

Age: 25 years
Gender: Female
Ultrasound

Cystic mass lesion abutting the sternal body and manubrium with peripheral vascularity. 

Case Discussion

Abscess abutting manubrium and body of sternum (tuberculous etiology).

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