Traumatic rupture of a posterior mediastinal teratoma following motor-vehicle accident - Bell C, Domingo F, Miller AD, Smith JS, Headrick JR.

We report a case of a posterior mediastinal mature cystic teratoma with rupture secondary to blunt chest trauma in a 20-year-old male involved in a motor-vehicle accident. Initial treatment was guided by Advanced Trauma Life Support and a tube thoracostomy...
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