[A case of lingual thyroid].

Abstract

A case of thyroid lingual ectopy is reported. Medical therapy was at first sufficient to control the progressive increase in thyroid volume, but adolescence and pregnancies induced a further increment in the volume of the lingual goiter, accompanied by an impairment of swallowing and respiration. Such obstructive symptoms were resolved by surgical… (More)

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