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CASE REPORT
Year : 2013  |  Volume : 10  |  Issue : 2  |  Page : 83-85

Incidental detection of thyroid lung metastasis 20 years after thyroidectomy


Department of Medicine, SUT Hospital, Thiruvananthapuram, India

Correspondence Address:
Sabeena Shahul Hameed
Sha Mahal, TC 55/424, Pappanamcode PO, Trivandrum- 18, Kerala
India
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DOI: 10.4103/0973-0354.110596

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A 43-year-old woman, with fibroid uterus and menorrhagia with no symptoms attributable to the respiratory system was posted for hysterectomy. Preoperative chest X-ray showed multiple rounded opacities in both lung fields. Thyroidectomy for papillary carcinoma thyroid was performed 20 years back. Further investigations revealed recurrence of thyroid cancer with bilateral lung metastasis.


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