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Synonyms for sinus

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Treatment of a branchial sinus tract by sclerotherapy.
A branchial sinus is a blind-ending tract that connects with either the skin or the pharynx.
The second branchial cleft fistula was completely excised on both sides, and the first branchial sinus responded well to conservative treatment.
2) However, the vast majority of these masses arise in the form of a branchial sinus, fistula, or cyst; presentations such as the one that occurred in our patient are exceedingly rare.