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Swelling of the right neck

Author: Birgit Ertl-Wagner, Munich, Germany
Body Region: Brain, and Head and Neck

1. Patient presentation
2. CT Images
3. CT Findings
4. Diagnosis
5. References

1. Patient presentation

  • A 64-year-old man presented with pronounced swelling of the right side of his neck.
  • The abnormality had evolved over the past several days.
  • The patient appeared acutely ill.
  • Contrast-enhanced CT of the neck was performed.