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Lingual Goiter

Known as: Lingual Goiters, Lingual Goiter [Disease/Finding], Goiters, Lingual 
Pathological enlargement of the LINGUAL THYROID, ectopic thyroid tissue at the base of the TONGUE. It may cause upper AIRWAY OBSTRUCTION; DYSPHAGIA… 
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2013
2013
SUMMARY Multinodular goiter in lingual thyroid is quite rare. Surgical removal is indicated in symptomatic patients and when… 
1998
1998
The authors present a case of 60-year-old woman who suffered from a mycosis (Candidosis) infection of the ectopic lingual thyroid… 
Review
1995
Review
1995
Lingual thyroid is a rare cause of upper airway obstruction, dysphagia or hypothyroidism symptoms. This report describes three… 
1994
1994
The clinical course of 15 patients with overt primary hypothyroidism manifested in childhood were studied. Nine female patients… 
1978
1978
An ectopic thyroïd gland causing hypothyroïdism was found in a 7 years old girl. The treatment was stopped six months later… 
1978
1978
Three cases are presented of endo-thoracic goiters with posterior, retro-vascular developement, a very rare variety of the… 
1967
1967
  • P. Huber
  • Bruns' Beitrage fur klinische Chirurgie
  • 1967
  • Corpus ID: 34263594
1959
1959
ABSTRACT This report concerns a myxedematous patient, aged 55, with severe dysphagia produced by a large vascular tumor at the… 
1948
1948
  • E. Goetsch
  • Annals of surgery
  • 1948
  • Corpus ID: 36138165
1941
1941
CLASSIFICATION OF DISEASES1 HYPOFUNCTION Primary Cretinism Sporadic Endemic Myxedema Spontaneous Postoperative Postinfectious…