Thornwaldt cyst

Case contributed by Assoc Prof Frank Gaillard

Presentation

Patient with MS and episodic bad breath.

Patient Data

Age: 35 years
Gender: Male
MRI

Rounded 1.5cm cystic lesion in the midline of the nasopharynx filed with fluid which does not attenuate on FLAIR.

Case Discussion

Typical appearances of an incidental Thornwaldt cyst. 

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Case information

rID: 22015
Published: 4th Mar 2013
Last edited: 14th Aug 2019
System: Head & Neck
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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