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A 30-year-old man presented with a painless, slow-growing, cystic swelling in the right side of his neck. Physical examination revealed a cystic mass, measuring approximately 8 × 9 cm in diameter, located in the inferoposterior aspect of the neck, extending from the lower half of the sternocleidomastoid muscle to the scapular bone. The swelling was medium-hard, fixed, and painless on palpation. No hyperemia or thrill was noted. The findings of routine laboratory tests, chest radiography, and examination of the ear, nose, and throat were otherwise normal.
Coskun BU, Seven H, Sozen E, Alkan S, Dadas B. Radiology Quiz Case 3. Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2005;131(11):1025. doi:10.1001/archotol.131.11.1025