[Experience of the malignant complete intrathoracic goiter: discussion on 13 cases of Japan].

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A 56-year-old woman was found to have a mediastinal mass on routine examination. Chest X-ray, CT scan, MRI and superior vena cavography showed a right upper mediastinal tumor invading the SVC. And it was diagnosed malignant intrathoracic goiter by histological examination by percutaneous needle biopsy. On thoracotomy and mediastinotomy, the tumor located… (More)

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@article{Fukasawa1990ExperienceOT, title={[Experience of the malignant complete intrathoracic goiter: discussion on 13 cases of Japan].}, author={T Fukasawa and H. Yamakawa and Eri Nishioka and N. Yamamoto and Hirotaka Kouno and Kohei Kakizawa and H. Kimura and Tomomi Fujisawa and Y. Yamaguchi}, journal={Kyobu geka. The Japanese journal of thoracic surgery}, year={1990}, volume={43 9}, pages={757-60} }