Neck mass


Neck mass
Neck mass
ICD-10 R22.1
ICD-9 784.2

A neck mass is a general term used to describe a mass found in the cervical area before the underlying cause has been identified.

There are many different possible causes.[1]

It can include congenital conditions, such as branchial anomalies and thyroglossal duct cysts.[2]

In some cases, fine needle aspiration may assist in the diagnosis.

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