Authors
Katherine E Akester, Noel Somasundaram, Salvador Diaz-Cano, Ashley B Grossman
Publication date
2003
Journal
HORMONES-ATHENS-
Volume
2
Pages
250-255
Publisher
HELLENIC ENDOCRINE SOCIETY
Description
Abstract Most clinicians assume that a thyroid mass which appears to be malignant is most
likely a tumour arising from thyroid cells. We present a case where the thyroid malignancy
was associated with a degree of systemic clinical and biochemical disturbance which
suggested alternative diagnoses, and in which fine-needle aspiration revealed that the
patient had a thyroid lymphoma. Gastric biopsy showed that this was a primary gastric
diffuse B cell lymphoma. Subsequent management provided a number of challenging and ...
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