Case of the month February 2009: Various tumors

Bilateral carotid body or glomus tumor with a large mass on the left side and a small one on the right side

Ultrasound Images & Clips

Bilateral carotid body or glomus tumor with a large mass on the left side and a small one on the right side

Left side longitudinal
Left side longitudinal
Left side transverse
Left side transverse
Right side longitudinal
Right side longitudinal
Right side transverse
Right side transverse
Left side transverse
Left side transverse
Left side longitudinal
Left side longitudinal
Right side transverse
Right side transverse
Right side transverse
Right side transverse

Bilateral carotid body or glomus tumor with a large mass on the left side e flow

Left side transverse
Left side transverse
Tumor with vessels from the external carotid artery
Tumor with vessels from the external carotid artery
Carotid body or glomus tumor with hypervascularity
Carotid body or glomus tumor with hypervascularity
Tumor with vessels from the external carotid artery
Tumor with vessels from the external carotid artery

Bilateral carotid body or glomus tumors MRI

Left side
Left side
Left side
Left side
Right side
Right side
Left and right side
Left and right side

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