TITLE

Thyroid Cartilage Metastasis from the Lung

AUTHOR(S)
Joon Kyo Lee; Tae Mi Yoon; Hee Dae Kim; Sung Su Lee; Sang Chul Lim; Yoo Duk Choi; Jong Hee Nam
PUB. DATE
December 2008
SOURCE
Journal of Otolaryngology -- Head & Neck Surgery;Dec2008, Vol. 37 Issue 6, pE183
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Case Study
ABSTRACT
A case report on a 73-year-old male patient with metastatic adenocarcinoma of thyroid cartilage from the lung is presented. Information is given about the patient's medical history, thyroid cartilage mass biopsy, and histopathologic examination of tumour cells and necrotic tissue. Adenocarcinoma of the lung is discussed.
ACCESSION #
53409240

 

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