Papillary thyroid carcinoma presenting as an asymptomatic pelvic bone metastases

@inproceedings{Siddiq2010PapillaryTC,
  title={Papillary thyroid carcinoma presenting as an asymptomatic pelvic bone metastases},
  author={Samreen Siddiq and I IAhmad and P S Colloby},
  booktitle={Journal of surgical case reports},
  year={2010}
}
Thyroid carcinoma is rare comprising 1% of all malignancies and commonly presents as a neck lump. Papillary thyroid carcinoma unlike follicular thyroid carcinoma tends not to metastasise to distant sites. We present a case of papillary thyroid carcinoma presenting as a solitary asymptomatic pelvic bone metastases and highlight current management of bone metastases. A 59-year old female was found on abdominal computerised tomography to have an incidental finding of a 4.5 cm soft tissue mass in… CONTINUE READING

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