[A case of Gardner's syndrome associated with thyroid carcinoma].

  title={[A case of Gardner's syndrome associated with thyroid carcinoma].},
  author={Yoshiya Tanaka and Koichi Kobayashi and Takashi Mori and Kazuo Kurayoshi},
  journal={Nihon Geka Gakkai zasshi},
  volume={95 9},
We report a 22-year-old female who was diagnosed as familial adenomatous polyposis (FAP) associated with thyroid carcinoma. Total thyroidectomy and bilateral neck lymph nodes dissection were performed. Gardner's syndrome was pointed out after an investigation of her family. Total colectomy and ileo-rectal anastomosis were carried out. Colon cancer was not found pathologically. We reviewed 10 cases of FAP with thyroid carcinoma in Japan. Ten out of 11 cases including this patient were female… CONTINUE READING

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