November 2010

This patient presented for elective resection of a mediastinal germ cell tumour. Note the compression of the RA (right atrium) and the SVC (superior vena cava) by the tumour. The ascending aorta is also encased by the tumour.


Disclaimer: This site is for educational use. It is not a substitute for professional medical advice. The opinions expressed here are those of the individual authors only and not of any associated institution or organisation.