What is included in long-term monitoring of patients with branchial cleft cyst?

Updated: Jun 02, 2020
  • Author: Chih-Ho Hong, MD, FRCPC; Chief Editor: William D James, MD  more...
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Postoperatively, patients should be monitored for branchial cleft cyst recurrence. Because some patients have bilateral branchial cleft cyst lesions, the contralateral side should be examined.


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