Management of thyroid nodules as secondary involvement of renal cell carcinoma: case report and literature review.

@article{Stefano2009ManagementOT,
  title={Management of thyroid nodules as secondary involvement of renal cell carcinoma: case report and literature review.},
  author={Roberta De Stefano and Raffaele Carluccio and Enrico Zanni and Debora Marchiori and Giacomo Cicchetti and Alessandro Bertaccini and Luigi Sensi and Luciano Pedrini and Giuseppe Martorana and Enrico Marlia},
  journal={Anticancer research},
  year={2009},
  volume={29 2},
  pages={473-6}
}
Literature reports intra-thyroid involvement of renal cell carcinoma (RCC) as a very rare and late event after kidney cancer diagnosis. Nevertheless, it must be investigated and differentiated from primary thyroid nodules. This is important in order to give the patient the best and earliest treatment. In fact the presence of thyroid metastasis of RCC is often the expression of a systemic disease and therefore the patient should have a complete total body examination in order to rule out any… CONTINUE READING

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