Cervical accessory tragus: An unusual pediatric neck mass

January 21, 2014
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Pediatric Otolaryngology Clinic

An accessory tragus occurs as the result of a developmental anomaly of the first branchial arch, and it may be associated with other branchial cleft abnormalities.

A 3-year-old girl was brought to the otolaryngology clinic by her mother for evaluation of a left-sided anterior neck mass that had been present since birth. The size of the growth had not changed since birth, and the child did not complain of any symptoms related to it.

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