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35 Possible Causes for Neck Mass, Pharyngeal Hemorrhage

  • Throat Cancer

    Symptoms HPV-related throat cancers can present with a variety of symptoms: Enlarged lymph nodes in the neck Neck masses that do not go away in one to two weeks Chronic cough[bcm.edu] FNA of a neck mass may be useful for the detection of an occult nasopharyngeal primary tumour.[patient.info] Occasionally a neck lump or mass may be an initial sign.[palmdaleregional.com]

  • Carcinoma of the Larynx

    A 56-year-old, diabetic male presented with a 2.5-cm, left-sided neck mass. Fine needle aspiration showed a mixture of malignant squamous and spindle cells.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] This report describes a case of a 62-year-old male with giant cell carcinoma of the larynx that presented as a neck mass and hoarseness.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Patients presented with throat pain, hoarseness, dysphagia, and neck mass, and all tumors originated in the supraglottis.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Carcinoma of the Tonsil

    The tumor originally presented as a tender left neck mass clinically misdiagnosed as an abscess secondary to infected dental caries.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Computed tomography (CT) scan revealed a 3.4 1.8 cm tumor with moderate enhancement in the left tonsil and a 1.3 1.0 cm neck mass in left level II.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] If an adult has a neck mass that does not go away, a needle biopsy and/or CT scan may be necessary to diagnose the cause.[entnet.org]

  • Pharyngeal Carcinoma

    A neck mass, often cystic, is a common presenting symptom of patients with oropharyngeal cancer.[merckmanuals.com] mass Refractory otitis media, epixtaxis, referred ear pain, cranial neuropathy Most common cranial nerves affected are VI and V2 by tumor extension through foramen lacerum[en.wikibooks.org] Actual presentation is often delayed until more sinister signs are evident, including nodal masses in the neck (most common), cranial nerve palsies, tinnitus, headache, or[radiopaedia.org]

  • Infectious Mononucleosis

    The hemorrhagic pharyngeal tonsils with hot signals on 18F-fluorodeoxyglucose-positron emission tomography-computed tomography were biopsied revealing the presence of EBV-encoded[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Nasopharyngeal Carcinoma

    He presented with a painless palpable neck mass, nasal congestion and a history of occasional epistaxis and headaches.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Most common physical finding is a neck mass. Most children with nasopharyngeal carcinoma present with advanced stage disease.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] METHODS: A 31-year-old man presented with a lateral neck mass that was suspected to be an inflammatory branchial cleft cyst.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Pharyngeal Disease

    Neck lump. (mass if the tumour metastasize to the neck.) Questions to ask in pharyngeal symptoms.[members.tripod.com] […] diverticulum Perforation of pharynx Pharyngeal abscess Pharyngeal bursitis Pharyngeal diverticulitis Pharyngeal dryness Pharyngeal gag reflex positive Pharyngeal hemorrhage[icd9data.com] Posterior space abscesses cause swelling that is more prominent in the posterior pharyngeal wall. Trismus is minimal.[merckmanuals.com]

  • Parapharyngeal Abscess

    Healy GB (1989) Inflammatory neck masses in children: a comparison of computed tomography, ultrasound, and magnatic resonance imaging.[doi.org] Posterior space abscesses cause swelling that is more prominent in the posterior pharyngeal wall. Trismus is minimal.[msdmanuals.com] Physical findings include fever, cervical adenopathy, decreased range of neck motion, neck mass, posterior pharyngeal mass, and respiratory distress.[radiologykey.com]

  • Pharyngitis

    In rare cases, excessive drooling, inability to open the mouth, stiff neck, large neck mass, or bulging of the tonsil or surrounding tissues.[cmg-pc.com] Hemorrhagic colitis caused by group A beta-hemolytic streptococcus is extremely rare, and much rarer are its complications with pharyngitis and impetigo.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Two days later he complained of right-sided neck pain and a palpable mass was identified.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Tonsillitis

    The tonsils are the two masses of tissue on either side of the back of the throat.[web.archive.org] GABHS pharyngitis usually occurs in children 5-15 years old. • Open-mouth breathing and muffled voice resulting from obstructive tonsillar enlargement.[entnet.org] The tonsils and adenoids are composed of tissues that are similar to the lymph nodes or glands found in the neck or other parts of the body.[web.archive.org]

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