Several lymphatic glands in the anterior part of the mediastinum contained black fluid.
"An Investigation into the Nature of Black Phthisis" by Archibald Makellar
A lymph gland from the region of the thorax behind or above the esophagus, or gullet (posterior, or dorsal, mediastinum).
"Special Report on Diseases of Cattle" by U.S. Department of Agriculture
An unusual case of a ballpoint pen migrating into the parapharyngeal space and middle mediastinum.
In fact, only rare cases have been reported in the literature that exhibit such significant extension into the mediastinum.
This theory is consistent with the origin of the malignancy from sites devoid of normal synovium , such as the retroperitoneum, pelvis, head and neck, mediastinum, and pleural cavity.
Thymoma is the most common tumor of the anterior mediastinum and the most common primary tumor of the thymus .