Low-lying thyroglossal duct cyst with lateral cervical discharge masquerading as a second branchial cleft fistula: a case report.

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The diagnosis of a thyroglossal duct cyst is often apparent when it presents with typical findings. We report a case of a 6 year-old girl with a low-lying thyroglossal duct cyst presenting with recurrent lateral cervical discharge without palpable mass, thus mimicking a second branchial cleft fistula. CT scan differentiated the lesion from a second… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.jpedsurg.2012.10.063

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@article{Hong2013LowlyingTD, title={Low-lying thyroglossal duct cyst with lateral cervical discharge masquerading as a second branchial cleft fistula: a case report.}, author={Sung-Min Hong and Suk-Bae Moon}, journal={Journal of pediatric surgery}, year={2013}, volume={48 2}, pages={429-31} }