Disease Information for Thyroglossal duct cyst

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Clinical Manifestations
Signs & Symptoms
Head and Neck Soft Tissue Mass
Head and neck swelling
Lump in Cervical Area
Neck cyst anchored to hyoid bone/sign
Neck Mass
Neck Mass Anterior Midline
Neck/draining sinus tract/Anterior
Painless fixed/hard neck mass/anterior
Thyroid nodule or lump
Draining sinus tract/chin/submental area
Submental adenopathy
Submental/midline mass
Submental/midline sinus tract drainage
Throat pain/radiates to teeth/jaw
Submandibular adenopathy/unilateral
Disease Progression
Course/Chronic disorder
Course/Chronic only
Demographics & Risk Factors
Population Group
Child
Population/Pediatrics population
Sex & Age Groups
Population/Child
Population/Child-Infant Only
Population/Children/all
Associated Diseases & Rule outs
Rule Outs
Thyroid Cancer
Thyroid malignancy/carcinoma
Disease Mechanism & Classification
Class
CLASS/Midline structures/disorders (ex)
CLASS/Pediatric disorders (ex)
CLASS/Neck disorder (ex)
CLASS/Endocrine gland (category)
CLASS/Thyroid gland disorder (ex)
Process
PROCESS/Congenital/developmental (category)
PROCESS/Cysts (ex)
PROCESS/Inclusion/congenital cyst physiology (ex)
PROCESS/Anomalies/Deformities/Malformations (EX)
Treatment
Drug Therapy - Indication
SX/ENT Surgery
Definition

A cyst in the neck caused by persistence of portions of, or by lack of closure of, the primitive thyroglossal duct. (Dorland, 27th ed)

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