Tuesday, October 11, 2011

A Lecture Note on Neck Lumps.....With PDF Download


Surface Anatomy of  Neck
Common Neck Masses
                Neoplastic

  Congenital/ Developmental

            Inflammatory

Metastatic Unkown Primary
        Epidermoid Carcimoma
Primary Head and Neck
        Epidemoid carcinoma
        Or Melanoma
Adenocarcinoma
Thyroid
Lymphoma
Angioma Carotid Body Tumor
Rhabdomyosarcoma

Sebaceous Cysts
Thyroglossal duct cyst
Lymphangioma/ Hemangioma
Dermoid Cyst
Ectopic Thyroid Tissue
Laryngocele
Pharyngeal Diverticulum
Thymic Cysts

Lymphadenopathy
      Bacterial
      Viral
      Granulomatous
Tuberculous
      Cat scratch
      Sarcoidosis
      Fungal
Sialadenitis
      Parotid
      Submaxillary
Congenital Cysts

Rules of thumb

• Neck nodes very common in children

• Small non-enlarging mobile nodes common in young adults

• Any persistent or enlarging neck mass in adults warrants further investigation
 Branchial Cyst

Plunging Ranula
Oral Squamous Cell Carcinoma Spreading into Neck
A Lecture Note on Neck Lumps...ppt



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