Congenital cervical bronchogenic cyst

Shetty, Ramanand and Hazarika, Produl and Rao, Lakshmi (2001) Congenital cervical bronchogenic cyst. International Journal of Pediatric Otorhinolaryngology, 57 (2). pp. 145-148.

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A bronchogenic cyst is a rare developmental aberration that occurs in the paediatric age group. Over 50 cases of bronchogenic cysts have been reported in the literature. There is still a possibility of clinically misdiagnosing this condition as a more common congenital neck cyst like a branchial cyst. We report here the case of a 12-year-old female presenting with a neck swelling since birth who was diagnosed to have a bronchogenic cyst based on characteristic clinical and histopathological findings.

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: Bronchogenic cyst; Congenital; Neck
Subjects: Medicine > KMC Manipal > ENT
Medicine > KMC Manipal > Pathology
Depositing User: KMC Manipal
Date Deposited: 12 Feb 2013 09:53
Last Modified: 12 Feb 2013 09:53

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