Incidental non-functional ectopic thyroid in a returning traveller

Millar, Fraser R.; Lambourne, Jonathan; Thakrar, Ricky; Navani, Neal
December 2016
British Journal of Hospital Medicine (17508460);Dec2016, Vol. 77 Issue 12, p720
Academic Journal
Case Study
The article describes the case of a 48-year old returning traveller with incidental non-functional ectopic thyroid and discusses the limitations of thyroid scintigraphy and utility of endobronchial ultrasound-guided transbronchial needle aspiration in the clinical investigation of mediastinal tumors.


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