2018
DOI: 10.1016/j.bjorl.2015.11.017
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Unusual coexisting thyroglossal duct cyst and second branchial cleft fistula in an adult

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“…Our patient was 23 years old. Only two reports exist of a combination of TGDC and BCC in adults [2] , [5] , and ours is the third. The first reported case was a 44-year-old man with a 4-year history of recurrent discharge from a lateral opening located in the lower neck.…”
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“…Our patient was 23 years old. Only two reports exist of a combination of TGDC and BCC in adults [2] , [5] , and ours is the third. The first reported case was a 44-year-old man with a 4-year history of recurrent discharge from a lateral opening located in the lower neck.…”
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“…One was located at the level of the hyoid bone and the other at the anterior border of the lower third of the sternocleidomastoid muscle. Histopathological examination revealed a TGDC and a second branchial cleft fistula [5] . Thus, although rare, clinicians may encounter adult patients with the coexistence of TGDC and BCC.…”
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“…6 A branchial fistula with a thyroglossal duct cyst has been occasionally reported in the literature. 7 The coexistence of two types of branchial fistulas on the same side has been rarely reported. In this case, the patient had a history of recurrent neck swelling.…”
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