TITLE

BEHIND UNILATERAL EXOPHTHALMIA AND SKULL BUMP

AUTHOR(S)
Cucu, C.; Baciu, Ionela
PUB. DATE
April 2007
SOURCE
Acta Endocrinologica (1841-0987);Apr-Jun2007, Vol. 3 Issue 2, p223
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents a case of a 70 year old woman presented for the radioiodine ablation of the skull metastases developed after total thyroidectomy for follicular carcinoma. The patient developed a large fronto-parietal tumour of the skull and other tumors grew up in the skull on the lateral wall of the left orbit and sphenoid sinus. The patient underwent external radiotherapy for a large right parietal tumor. Her skull's scintiscan shows multiple large uptake areas and extremely high thyroglobulin levels.
ACCESSION #
36320637

 

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