From the case: Esophageal leiomyoma

CT
Curved coronal C+ arterial phase
Modality: CT (C+ arterial phase)

- “ This patient has a esophageal leiomyoma. It's a benign tumor of the esophagus.  Diagnostic clue: presence of calcifications within mass is almost...”

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  • Benign esophageal lesions - “ Benign esophageal lesions are less symptomatic than malignant esophageal lesions, making up for only 1% of clinically apparent esophageal lesions....”
  • Esophageal carcinoma - “ Esophageal carcinoma is relatively uncommon. It tends to present with increasing dysphagia, initially to solids and progressing to liquids as the ...”
  • Esophageal leiomyoma - “ Esophageal leiomyoma is a benign smooth muscle neoplasm of the esophagus. It is the most common benign tumor of the esophagus. Epidemiology It i...”

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