Multiple brain metastases from a diffuse sclerosing variant of papillary carcinoma of the thyroid.

@article{Imamura2000MultipleBM,
  title={Multiple brain metastases from a diffuse sclerosing variant of papillary carcinoma of the thyroid.},
  author={Yoshiaki Imamura and Yoshio Kasahara and Mamoru Fukuda},
  journal={Endocrine pathology},
  year={2000},
  volume={11 1},
  pages={97-108}
}
We report a 53-yr-old man who presented with multiple brain metastases from a diffuse sclerosing papillary carcinoma of the thyroid. The presenting clinical features were those of an intracranial space-occupying lesion. Three brain tumors, confirmed pathologically to be metastatic thyroid papillary carcinomas, were removed. Two weeks after craniotomy, total thyroidectomy with cervical lymph node dissection was performed. Both lobes of the thyroid were diffusely enlarged and firm with a dominant… CONTINUE READING

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