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Metastatic liposarcoma of the thyroid gland.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  14512338     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Metastatic liposarcoma of the thyroid gland is exceptionally rare. A case of pleomorphic liposarcoma, which manifested as a soft tissue lump in the neck, is described in a 30-year-old woman. Fine needle aspiration cytology permitted prompt diagnosis. The ultrasound and CT appearance of this type of thyroid metastasis is described which has not been previously reported in the literature.
Authors:
A R Azar; B Weynand; C Daumerie; E Coche
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  The British journal of radiology     Volume:  76     ISSN:  0007-1285     ISO Abbreviation:  Br J Radiol     Publication Date:  2003 Oct 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2003-09-26     Completed Date:  2003-11-03     Revised Date:  2004-11-17    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0373125     Medline TA:  Br J Radiol     Country:  England    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  750-2     Citation Subset:  AIM; IM    
Affiliation:
Department of Radiology, Cliniques Universitaires St-Luc, Université Catholique de Louvain, Avenue Hippocrate 10, 1200 Brussels, Belgium.
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Biopsy, Needle
Female
Humans
Incidental Findings
Liposarcoma / diagnosis,  secondary*
Male
Thigh
Thyroid Neoplasms / diagnosis,  secondary*
Tomography, X-Ray Computed
Ultrasonography, Interventional

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