Uvula cyst

Case contributed by Dr Roberto Schubert


Incidental finding on a CT performed for dysphagia.

Patient Data

Age: 55
Gender: Male

Case Discussion

CT showed a non-enhancing cyst of the uvula with an average attenuation of 22 HU. This finding seems to be quite unusual and may probably be attributed to an epidermoid cyst.

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Case information

rID: 14068
Published: 21st Jun 2011
Last edited: 13th Aug 2019
System: Head & Neck
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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