Cite this page: Gulwani H. Cystic lesions - general. PathologyOutlines.com website. http://www.pathologyoutlines.com/topic/mediastinumcysticgeneral.html. Accessed September 23rd, 2019.
Definition / general
- Comprise 10 - 15% of radiologically detected mediastinal masses, which may also be bronchogenic, enteric, parathyroid or pericardial
- May have developmental origin
- Imaging of cystic mediastinal masses is useful (Radiographics 2002;22:S79)