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A new case of Marine-Lenhart syndrome with a papillary thyroid carcinoma.

Research paper by Martina M Lombardi, Massimo M Tonacchera, Enrico E Macchia

Indexed on: 20 Dec '18Published on: 20 Dec '18Published in: Clinical Case Reports



Abstract

We report the case of a patient with the coexistence of Graves' disease and autonomously functioning thyroid nodules. Because of the suspicious ultrasound pattern, he was submitted to fine-needle aspiration of the hot nodule and cytology revealed a papillary thyroid cancer. After total thyroidectomy a papillary thyroid cancer was found.