A special case of bilateral ovarian metastases in a woman with papillary carcinoma of the thyroid.

@article{Brogioni2007ASC,
  title={A special case of bilateral ovarian metastases in a woman with papillary carcinoma of the thyroid.},
  author={Sandra Brogioni and Paolo Viacava and Luca Tomisti and E. C. Martino and Enrico Macchia},
  journal={Experimental and clinical endocrinology & diabetes : official journal, German Society of Endocrinology [and] German Diabetes Association},
  year={2007},
  volume={115 6},
  pages={397-400}
}
Papillary thyroid carcinoma is a slow growing tumor with low metastatic potential. The most frequent sites of distant metastases are lung and bone; less frequent sites are brain, liver, kidney, and skin. Ovarian metastases from papillary thyroid carcinoma are exceptional. We describe a case of bilateral ovarian metastases from a papillary thyroid carcinoma associated with autoimmune thyroiditis in a 38-year-old woman who underwent thyroidectomy and cervical lymph-node dissection 7 years before… CONTINUE READING

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