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Virtual Pediatric Hospital: Thoracopaedia: An Imaging Encyclopedia of Pediatric Thoracic Disease: Case 47 Thoracopaedia: An Imaging Encyclopedia of Pediatric Thoracic Disease

Case 47

Michael P. D'Alessandro, M.D.
Peer Review Status: Internally Peer Reviewed


Chief Complaint:
Six year old male with an intrathoracic mass

Clinical History:
The patient was a 6 year old male, with Down's syndrome and congenital heart disease, with an incidentally noted right sided intrathoracic chest mass.

Clinical Physical Exam:
Unremarkable

Clinical Labs:
Non-contributory

Clinical Differential Diagnosis:
Neuroblastoma

Imaging Findings:
Chest films showed a right sided intrathoracic mass. The mass was better defined by a chest CT exam.

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Imaging Differential Diagnosis:
Intrathoracic Kidney

Operative Findings:
None

Pathological Findings:
None

Final Diagnosis:
Intrathoracic Kidney

Follow-up and Prognosis:
Not available.

Similar Cases:
None

References:
None

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