Ectopic thymic carcinoma in the neck.

  title={Ectopic thymic carcinoma in the neck.},
  author={Wen-Teng Yao and Chih-Hao Chen and J Lee and B F Chen and T. K. Liu},
  journal={The Annals of thoracic surgery},
  volume={90 2},
Thymic carcinoma is a rare tumor arising from the thymus, which is most commonly located in the anterior mediastinum. We report a 24-year-old woman who presented with a neck tumor. The patient underwent complete resection and the pathology sections showed thymic carcinoma. The patient received adjuvant chemotherapy and radiotherapy. After a 6-month follow… CONTINUE READING