Left-sided posterior mediastinal thymus-MRI findings

A. M. Bach, C. L. Hilfer, L. O. Holgersen

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Anomalous descent of the thymus may result in ectopic thymic tissue in the neck and/or the mediastinum and can mimic an abnormal mediastinal mass. We present one case of a "posterior mediastinal mass" that was diagnosed as a posterior mediastinal thymus utilizing CT plus MRI.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)440-441
Number of pages2
JournalPediatric Radiology
Issue number6
StatePublished - Oct 1991
Externally publishedYes


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