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Ectopic Thymic Tissue
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Osman Radya,  Karmazyn Boaz

Final Pr. ID: Poster #: EDU-033

The Thymus appears in a variety of sizes and shapes, and may even change in size as a response to disease process in the same patient. These underlying variations, as well as ectopic or accessory tissue, can mimic pathology and may become a source of confusion resulting in anxiety, unwarranted imaging, unnecessary biopsy, chemoradiation or even surgery. Read More

Authors:  Osman Radya , Karmazyn Boaz

Keywords:  Thymus, Ectopic thymic tissue, Thymic pathology