Occult prostate cancer detected by hyoid bone metastasis after resection of thyroglossal duct cyst.

@article{Wang2011OccultPC,
  title={Occult prostate cancer detected by hyoid bone metastasis after resection of thyroglossal duct cyst.},
  author={S Wang and J-C Lee and T Liu},
  journal={International journal of oral and maxillofacial surgery},
  year={2011},
  volume={40 11},
  pages={1326-8}
}
Metastatic carcinoma involving the hyoid bone has rarely been mentioned in the literature. The most frequent malignant lesion involving the hyoid bone metastasized from the larynx, followed by the vallecula and pyriform sinus. The authors report a unique case of occult prostate cancer that presented with an anterior midline neck mass diagnosed as a… CONTINUE READING