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Neck swellings in children

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daju89's version from 2018-04-18 14:34

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: Dermoid cyst
Question Answer
Posterior triangle
Soft and transilluminate
Cystic hygroma
Anterior triangle near mandible
Anechoic on USS with watery fluid (unless infected)
Branchial cyst
Anterior triangle below hyoid
Thin walled and anechoic on USS
Thyroglossal cyst
Posterior to sternocleidomastoid
Painless
Present <2years old
Hypoechoic on USS
Lymphatic malformations
May present in either triangle
Rapid growth and spontaneous regression
XR shows mass lesion with calcified phleboliths
Fat content increases
Infantile haemangioma
Multiloculated and heterogenous
Located above hyoid usually
Dermoid cyst
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