Ectopic thyroid tissue simulating metastasis

Gomez, Juan S.; Palacios, Enrique; Nguyen, Jeremy; Neitzschman, Harold R.
March 2016
ENT: Ear, Nose & Throat Journal;Mar2016, Vol. 95 Issue 3, p100
Academic Journal
The article discusses the case of a 58-year-old woman with ectopic thyroid tissue metastasis. Topics covered include the symptoms of the condition such as weight loss, sleep disturbances as well as hoarseness. Also mentioned is the fine-needle aspiration implemented in the patient to address the papillary microcarcinoma-follicular variant in the thyroid that was detected by physicians.


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