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Titolo:
IS THIS LUMP IN THE NECK ANYTHING TO WORRY ABOUT - HOW TO RECOGNIZE WARNING SIGNS OF AN ABNORMAL MASS
Autore:
ARMSTRONG WB; GIGLIO ME;
Indirizzi:
UNIV CALIF IRVINE,MED CTR,DEPT OTOLARYNGOL HEAD & NECK SURG,101 CITY DR S,BLDG 25 ORANGE CA 92668 UNIV CALIF IRVINE,COLL MED,DEPT FAMILY MED ORANGE CA 00000
Titolo Testata:
Postgraduate medicine
fascicolo: 3, volume: 104, anno: 1998,
pagine: 63 -
SICI:
0032-5481(1998)104:3<63:ITLITN>2.0.ZU;2-V
Fonte:
ISI
Lingua:
ENG
Soggetto:
FINE-NEEDLE ASPIRATION; STREPTOCOCCAL PHARYNGITIS; DIAGNOSIS;
Tipo documento:
Article
Natura:
Periodico
Settore Disciplinare:
Science Citation Index Expanded
Citazioni:
14
Recensione:
Indirizzi per estratti:
Citazione:
W.B. Armstrong e M.E. Giglio, "IS THIS LUMP IN THE NECK ANYTHING TO WORRY ABOUT - HOW TO RECOGNIZE WARNING SIGNS OF AN ABNORMAL MASS", Postgraduate medicine, 104(3), 1998, pp. 63

Abstract

A patient comes in with a neck lump. Does he or she report voice or hearing changes and progressive en largement of the lump? Are cervical lymph nodes fixed and firm? Is sensation or movement of the face limited? Do you find induration in the mouth or a mass in the thyroid or parotid gland on palpation? These are some high risk findings that require further evaluation. Tn this article, the authors summarize the manycauses, both benign and malignant, of neck masses in adults. They describe how to conduct history taking and physical examination to narrowthe list of potential causes of the mass, and they provide recommendations for when to refer the patient to a head and neck specialist.

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