This book describes the Thyroglossal Duct Cysts, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases.
The thyroglossal duct cyst is the second most common cystic lump in the front part of neck that is formed due to a persistent thyroglossal duct
Ultrasound scans are used to visualize the cyst.
Treatment is by:
2. Incising and draining the cyst if antibiotic do not wor
3. Excising the cyst.
This book describes the Neck Lumps, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases.
A neck lump is a disorder where there is a lump, bump, or swelling in the neck.
All neck lumps may involve fine-needle aspirate or excision biopsy, CXR and ultrasound or MRI.
Antibiotics are needed If the lump is caused by a bacterial infection
Surgery, radiotherapy or chemotherapy is needed to remove a cancer lump.