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Thoracic duct cyst in the mediastinum.
  1. M Mori,
  2. H Kidogawa,
  3. K Isoshima
  1. Department of Surgery, Ehime Prefectural Central Hospital, Japan.


    A thoracic duct cyst was excised from the mediastinum of an 86 year old man. It had caused acute respiratory failure through compression of the trachea.

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