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The term branchial cyst was first coined by Ascherson in 1832.
Key words: branchial cyst, carcinoma, neoplasia, avian, umbrella cockatoo, Cacatua alba
In this location, branchial cyst could have been a potential differential diagnosis.
However, it is the persistence of intervening ectoderm that gives rise to branchial cyst.
Based on the anatomic location of the mass, clinical presentation, histopathologic characteristics, and CK-positive immunolabeling, the diagnosis was branchial cleft cyst, similar to second branchial cyst type II-III reported in humans.
Pearls and pitfalls in the management of branchial cyst.
We report a case of a 2 day old child presenting with nasopharyngeal branchial cyst causing stridor.
A differential diagnosis of lipoma, branchial cyst, thyroglossal duct cyst, thymic cyst or Castleman's lymphoma cystic treatoma, plunging ranula, pericardial cyst should be kept in mind when dealing with cystic lymphangioma.
The patient was tentatively diagnosed with a branchial cyst.
These cyst can neither be a branchial cyst from second pharyngeal cleft nor be a Rathke's pouch.
The differential diagnosis includes branchial cyst, thyroglossal cyst, dermoid cyst, lipoma, laryngocele, thyroid mass, and hemangioma.
Branchial Cyst: six patients of different age group(2-20 yrs) and different clinical presentations were found to have branchial cysts.
9) The definitive treatment for a branchial cyst is complete surgical excision.
On the basis of MR findings a possible diagnosis of left sided branchial cyst with mediastinal extension was made.