Malignant lymphoma of the thyroid.

  title={Malignant lymphoma of the thyroid.},
  author={Zdeňka L{\'i}manov{\'a} and Radana Neuwirtov{\'a} and Vl. {\vS}mejkal},
  journal={Experimental and clinical endocrinology},
  volume={90 1},
Eighteen cases of patients with malignant lymphoma of the thyroid are analyzed. Patients were treated by irradiation and/or chemotherapy and in 9 cases the operation of the thyroid was realized. Two patients of operated group and two patients of non-operated group died after 1-365 days due to malignant lymphoma. The mean follow up of living patients is 66.8 months. In 5 cases, the coincidence of malignant lymphoma and lymphocytic thyroiditis was proved. The diagnosis of malignant lymphoma of… CONTINUE READING