Thyroglossal duct cyst
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Patel M, Thyroglossal duct cyst. Case study, Radiopaedia.org (Accessed on 31 May 2023) https://doi.org/10.53347/rID-19345
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30 Aug 2012
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04 Sep 2012
Right paramedian - mid line neck swelling - Few days.
Age: 20 yrs
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Well-defined lesion is noted at level of hyoid and infrainfrahyoid level. It is in mid line and predominently in right paramedian location.
It is mainly cystic lesion with few septa / echoes. NO calcification is noted.
It is deep to platysma.
It is superficial to strap muscles.
Vascularity is noted in wall and in solid parts.
Craniocaudal - 21 mm
Transverse - 27 mm
Anteroposterior - 9 mm.
Infected thyroglossal duct cyst.