Amyloid Tumor in the Anterior Mediastinum: Report of a Case


A 33-year-old woman being treated for rheumatoid arthritis was referred to our hospital for investigation of a mediastinal mass. A chest computed tomography scan showed an anterior mediastinal mass, 8.5 × 7.0 cm in size, with a cystic lesion and calcification. These findings were suggestive of either a noninvasive thymoma or a mature teratoma. Therefore, we… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s00595-004-2750-4


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