Lung carcinoma metastatic to microfollicular adenoma of the thyroid. A case report.

@article{Mizukami1990LungCM,
  title={Lung carcinoma metastatic to microfollicular adenoma of the thyroid. A case report.},
  author={Yuji Mizukami and Koji Saito and Akitaka Nonomura and Takatoshi Michigishi and Takehisa Hashimoto and Yasuni Nakanuma and Fujio Matsubara and E Takasakura},
  journal={Acta pathologica japonica},
  year={1990},
  volume={40 8},
  pages={602-8}
}
A 75-year-old woman with lung adenocarcinoma in whom autopsy revealed metastasis to microfollicular adenoma of the thyroid is described. A thyroid tumor specimen from this patient was initially interpreted as representing primary encapsulated follicular carcinoma of the thyroid associated with a component of poorly differentiated carcinoma of follicular cell origin. The widespread involvement of the lungs and other sites was also interpreted as metastases from the poorly differentiated… CONTINUE READING