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471 Possible Causes for Dermatomyositis, Neck Mass

  • Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma

    High-resolution computed tomography (CT) of the temporal bone and CT of the neck detected a mass lateral to the left tympanic membrane and another mass in the anterior neck[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Symptoms The most common symptom of non-Hodgkin's lymphoma is a mass or swelling of the lymph nodes of the neck, collarbone, groin, and armpit.[verywell.com] Groups of lymph nodes are found in the neck, underarms, chest, abdomen, and groin. Lymph nodes store white blood cells.[web.archive.org]

  • Papillary Thyroid Carcinoma

    X-rays Alive with disease 10 (2 cases) 51/M Neck mass No Lung CR 131 I Alive with disease 59/M Neck mass Yes None CR 131 I Alive with disease 11 82/F Neck mass Yes Lung and[jjco.oxfordjournals.org] The authors identified 618 dermatomyositis and 914 polymyositis patients.[casesjournal.biomedcentral.com] The authors present a case of CMV-PTC in a 10-year-old girl patient without FAP history, who presented with a left neck mass.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Medullary Thyroid Carcinoma

    Sixteen years later, the patient presented with left neck mass detected by ultrasound in the area of thyroid bed.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Our patient presented with neck mass for 1 year with an outside laboratory report of neoplastic lesion.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Neck ultrasonography is particularly useful in sporadic cases as these typically manifest with a thyroid mass and/or cervical lymphadenopathy.[symptoma.com]

  • Hodgkin Lymphoma

    She developed a discharging lateral neck mass with progressive increase of the mediastinal mass. She subsequently required a neck exploration and mediastinoscopy.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] , particularly in the neck region, and it doesn't disappear after a few weeks, you should see a doctor to have it checked out.[medbroadcast.com] […] night sweats weight loss (unintended) loss of appetite severe itching (rarely) enlarged spleen cough difficulty breathing swelling of the legs If you discover a painless mass[medbroadcast.com]

  • Thyroid Lymphoma

    EVIDENCE SYNTHESIS: Primary thyroid lymphoma should be suspected in patients with a rapidly enlarging neck mass, especially in women with Hashimoto's thyroiditis.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Muscle biopsy and immunohistochemistry findings were consistent with dermatomyositis.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Presenting symptoms included neck mass (88%), dysphagia (45.3%), and hoarseness (37.3%).[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Focal Myositis

    Focal myositis is an unusual, but important possibility in the differential diagnosis of any neck mass and especially one in a child.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] RESULTS: MMP2 immunoreactivity was present in PM and dermatomyositis, MMP7 only in PM, and MMP9 in PM, dermatomyositis and FM.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Most unilateral head and neck masses are benign, although malignancy is a possibility in some cases.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Hashimoto Thyroiditis

    The anterior neck mass was confirmed to be Hashimoto's thyroiditis. This is a rare association with only two reported cases in the literature.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Dermatomyositis and Hashimoto's thyroiditis can exhibit similar characteristics, and caution is required because of the possibility of misdiagnosis.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The palpable neck mass was nontender, well defined, firm, and unmovable.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Ludwig's Angina

    Mass. ( 25606258 ) Mohamad I....Rahman R. 2012 33 Ludwig's Angina - An emergency: A case report with literature review. ( 23225990 ) Candamourty R....Kumar G.S. 2012 34 An[malacards.org] An interesting case of a patient with dermatomyositis and a superimposed Ludwig's angina is presented.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Neck mass: diagnosis and management / Deepak Kademani, Meredith August -- Keratocystic odontogenic tumor / M.A.[worldcat.org]

  • Bronchogenic Carcinoma

    He also complained of a mass in his neck, which had grown slowly for over 5 years.[jmedicalcasereports.com] Dermatomyositis and Polymyositis (Dermatomyositis or polymyositis associated with neoplasia fall under Group III; Others: Group I and II – Idiopathic polymyositis and dermatomyositis[epomedicine.com] . · Cutaneous manifestations: dermatomyositis, acanthosis nigricans, herpes zoster. · Anaemia, disseminated intravascular coagulation, thrombotic thrombocytopenic purpura.[syrianclinic.com]

  • Skin Cancer

    They’re slow-growing masses that most often show up on the head or neck.[healthline.com]

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