A Tour of the Thymus: A Review of Thymic Lesions with Radiologic and Pathologic Correlation

@article{Goldstein2015ATO,
  title={A Tour of the Thymus: A Review of Thymic Lesions with Radiologic and Pathologic Correlation},
  author={Alan J Goldstein and I. Oliva and Hedieh Honarpisheh and A. Rubinowitz},
  journal={Canadian Association of Radiologists Journal},
  year={2015},
  volume={66},
  pages={15 - 5}
}
The thymus is routinely encountered on cross-sectional imaging studies of the chest. It has a variable appearance, undergoes dynamic changes during periods of stress, and demonstrates numerous different pathologic lesions. Understanding the imaging characteristics of these different lesions facilitates accurate radiographic diagnosis and can prevent unnecessary follow-up imaging and intervention. This article will review normal thymic anatomy and development, thymic hyperplasia and associated… Expand
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