BAPO Symposium: Neck Lumps in Children

Session 26
BAPO Symposium: Neck Lumps in Children
Wednesday 4 July 2018, 15.15-16.15

This Session will cover the commoner neck lumps in children and their diagnosis, clinical assessment and surgical management. Lymph nodes, branchial lesions as well as thyroglossal and pre-auricular anomalies will be discussed by renowned experts.

Key learning points

  • Learn how to assess the comer childrens neck lumps
  • When and how to investigate lymph nodes
  • Diagnosis of branchial lesions
  • Surgical technique and preventing recurrence for thyroglossal and pre-auricular anomalies’

Chair: Mr Ben Hartley, Consultant Paediatric Otolaryngologist, Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children, London, UK

Speakers:

Anomalies of the Branchial Apparatus
Professor Ron Mitchell, Professor of Otolaryngology and Chief of Pediatric Otolaryngology, UT Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, USA

Thyroglossal and pre-auricular abnormalities- getting it right first time
Mr Neil Bateman

Paediatric lymph nodes: when and how to investigate
Mr Steve Sobol, Associate Professor of Otorhinolaryngology-Head & Neck Surgery, University of Pennsylvania, Perelman School of Medicine, Pediatric Otolaryngology Fellowship Director

Panel Discussion