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Michael P. D'Alessandro, M.D.
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Classically, a bulky, multinodular mediastinal mass originating in the anterior mediastinum is seen. Mediastinal, paratracheal and hilar lymphadenopathy is often seen. Pleural effusion is present in 15% due to spread of tumor between the pleura and anterior chest wall.
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