Mediastinal gastroenteric duplication cyst presenting as recurrent retropharyngeal abscess in a child

Pushpa Gurudas Kini, Ganesh S. Kamath, Sandeep Kumar, M. Deepak Nayak, Karen Moras, Priyanka Kini

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Abstract

Mediastinal duplication cyst is a rare cause of mediastinal mass in early infancy. Recurrent retropharyngeal abscess is an uncommon presentation of mediastinal duplication cyst. We report a case of mediastinal duplication cyst in a nine year old girl who presented with recurrent retropharyngeal abscess. Surgical excision was performed successfully. The mode of clinical presentation and management has been discussed.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)298-301
Number of pages4
JournalJournal of Nepal Paediatric Society
Volume41
Issue number2
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2021

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Pediatrics, Perinatology, and Child Health

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