Duplication of the cervical esophagus: A case report and review of the literature

Sandra L. Wootton-Gorges, Gregory M. Eckel, Nicholas D. Poulos, Sherri Kappler, Jay M Milstein

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This report describes a newborn with a cervical esophageal duplication cyst, a rare developmental anomaly of the neck. Only a few cases of this cystic entity have been described in the literature to date. This case is unique in that the patient had an air-fluid level within the lesion as a result of communication of the duplication cyst with the native esophagus.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)533-535
Number of pages3
JournalPediatric Radiology
Issue number7
StatePublished - 2002


  • Computed tomography
  • Duplication cyst
  • Esophagus
  • Imaging
  • Infant
  • Neck mass
  • Pediatric

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Radiology Nuclear Medicine and imaging
  • Pediatrics, Perinatology, and Child Health
  • Radiological and Ultrasound Technology


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