TITLE

An unusual cause of goitre and hypothyroidism

AUTHOR(S)
Khandwala, Hasnain M.; Chibbar, Rajni
PUB. DATE
August 2004
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;8/17/2004, Vol. 171 Issue 4, p329
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Provides information on metastases to the thyroid gland. Case of a woman who was referred to the endocrinology service for evaluation of thyromegaly detected incidentally on physical examination; Most common malignant diseases to metastasize to the thyroid; Mean survival after detection of metastases to the thyroid.
ACCESSION #
14044206

 

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