Sciatica as a presenting feature of thyroid follicular adenocarcinoma in a 79-year-old woman.

Abstract

The authors describe an unusual case of metastatic thyroid follicular adenocarcinoma presenting with sciatica in a 79-year-old woman. The primary thyroid tumour was undiagnosed until this clinical presentation. The patient gave a short history of back pain and right-sided sciatica, which was progressive and nocturnal in nature. Neuroimaging revealed an… (More)
DOI: 10.1136/bcr.10.2011.5014

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