Lingual Thyroid

Known as: Lingual Thyroid [Disease/Finding], Thyroid, Lingual, Lingual Thyroids 
A condition characterized by the presence of rudimentary THYROID tissue at the base of the TONGUE. It is due to failed embryonic development and… (More)
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2011
2011
INTRODUCTION Lingual thyroid (LT) gland is a rare clinical entity which was found to occur due to the failure of the thyroid… (More)
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2006
2006
Ectopic lingual thyroid is an uncommon embryological aberration characterised by the presence of thyroid tissue located in a site… (More)
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2003
2003
A rare case of lingual thyroid of massive size is being reported in a 28-year-old female patient who presented with dysphonia… (More)
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2001
2001
Ectopic thyroid is an uncommon embryological aberration characterized by the presence of thyroid tissue in a site other than in… (More)
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2000
2000
The occurrence of a thyroid gland superficially placed on the pharyngeal portion of the tongue is rare, but poses problems to the… (More)
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1998
1998
Lingual thyroid is a rare developmental disorder and is more frequent in women. The pathogenesis is unclear but may be related to… (More)
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1996
1996
Lingual thyroid is an uncommon cause of oropharyngeal mass, due to a congenital anomaly of thyroidal development and migration… (More)
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1996
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1996
BACKGROUND Large facial hemangiomas can have associated central nervous system malformations, particularly the Dandy-Walker… (More)
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1993
1993
Lingual thyroid is the most frequent benign mass found at the junction of the anterior two-thirds and posterior one-third of the… (More)
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1987
1987
We describe four patients who presented with a lingual thyroid condition (three females and one male, aged between 7 and 22 years… (More)
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