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thymic cysts

Tuesday 14 September 2004

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Images

- Thymic cyst presenting in neck with parathyroid tissue

Types

- multilocular thymic cyst (2006719)

Association

- mediastinal seminoma
- mediastinal nodular sclerosing Hodgkin lymphoma

Differential diagnosis

- cystic thymoma

References

- Suster S, Rosai J. Multilocular thymic cyst: an acquired reactive process. Study of 18 cases. Am J Surg Pathol. 1991 Apr;15(4):388-98. PMID: 2006719

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