Schwannoma of the neck simulating a thyroid nodule.

A 31-year-old man is reported with the rare occurrence of a neurogenic tumor simulating a thyroid nodule. A growing nodule of the right neck was the only clinical symptom. Ultrasonography revealed a hypoechogenic nodule on the right side of the thyroid gland. Technetium (Tc)-99m pertechnetate showed a normal thyroid scintiscan. Due to ultrasonography-guided… CONTINUE READING