A rare case of ?
This is an Egyptian female infant. She was born in our institute through normal vaginal delivery. She had velvet haemangiomata scattered over her body, even on the vocal cord.
Chest x-ray showed right superior mediastinal mass. (Xray chest)
CT scan of the chest . Pictures- E, F, G, H , I
Midsternal thoracotomy revealed a rounded firm mass between the right internal and external carotid arteries.
It was a mobile mass with a pedicle at the bifurcation of right common carotid artery.
The lesion was removed completely. Images of operative specimen (The mass) - (Cut section)
Click here to see the result of histopathpology.
The child was referred to the radiotherapist colleagues for further management.