Cureus 2021 Jul 7;13(7):e16249. Epub 2021 Jul 7.
Pathology, Employees' State Insurance Corporation Hospital, Lucknow, IND.
Head and neck masses are classified as sebaceous cysts (epidermoid cysts), cervical lymphadenopathy, benign lipomas, lymph nodes, thyroid swellings, or tuberculosis lymphadenitis that may be painful or painless, adherent or fluctuant. In spite of this, they have distinct prognoses and pathological features. The anatomical location of the swelling and other demographic manifestations of the patient provide valuable information about the cause and type of swelling. Read More