Tornwaldt cyst

A Tornwaldt cyst is a benign cyst located in the upper posterior nasopharynx.
It can be seen on computed tomography (CT) or magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) of the head as a well-circumscribed round mass lying in the midline.
In most cases, treatment is not necessary.
It was first described by Tornwaldt Gustav Ludwig.


Number of View: 4558

Leave a comment

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.