goitre

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Synonyms for goitre

abnormally enlarged thyroid gland

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By MR, the fetal appearance of BA is that of a T2 hyperintense mass with a central cyst (mucocele) or centrally dilated bronchi (bronchocele).
Bronchoceles are frequently seen due to retained secretions, "mucoid impaction sign," which can appear as branched, linear, or spherical opacities [3, 4].
Differential diagnosis of internal laryngoceles Lesion Description/characteristics Saccular cyst A mucus-filled congenital cyst of the larynx; (laryngeal no communication with the laryngeal lumen; mucocele) found in infants and children Ductile cyst A simple acquired mucus retention cyst; arises in the lamina propria of the supraglottic larynx Tracheocele Communicates with the trachea; may exhibit associated bronchoceles Pseudolaryngocele Associated with advanced destructive disease (e.g., carcinoma, tuberculosis, syphilis) Table 2.