A case of sarcoidosis and sarcoid granuloma, papillary carcinoma, and Graves' disease in the thyroid gland.


Sarcoidosis is a systemic chronic granulomatous disease of unknown etiology most commonly affecting young females. The disease was first described in the thyroid gland in 1938. Our patient, a 27-year-old male with known sarcoidosis, was referred to the National University Hospital for acute symptoms of thyrotoxicosis (weight loss of 6 kg, tremor, thyroid… (More)