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Friday, July 25, 2014
What is a paratrachial mass which has been located in the right lung?
Thank you for your question. A paratracheal mass is an abnormality located next to the trachea or "windpipe." The cause cannot be determined without a biopsy.
Patrick Nana-Sinkam, MD
Associate Professor of Pulmonary, Allergy, Critical Care & Sleep
College of Medicine
The Ohio State University