Substernal goiter

Known as: GOITER, RETROSTERNAL, Goiter, Substernal [Disease/Finding], goiter substernal 
An enlarged THYROID GLAND with at least 50% of the gland situated behind the STERNUM. It is an unusual presentation of an intrathoracic goiter… (More)
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2007
2007
Substernal goiter is defined as a thyroid mass of which more than 50% is located below the thoracic inlet. In this article we… (More)
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2003
2003
A 60-year-old woman presented with a huge goiter extending from the lower jaw to the diaphragm. Right pleurocentesis produced… (More)
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2001
2001
Thyroid surgery for substernal goiter is an uncommon operation. This study was carried out to evaluate the clinical presentation… (More)
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2000
2000
BACKGROUND Substernal goiter differs from its cervical counterpart in regard to its clinical presentation, surgical management… (More)
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1999
1999
The aim of this work was to study the clinical management and surgical approach of substernal goiters. We studied the clinical… (More)
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1996
1996
BACKGROUND Surgery for recurrent multinodular goiter is associated with an increased risk of complications. When recurrence… (More)
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1995
1995
Between 1968 and 1991, 237 patients underwent thyroidectomy for substernal goiter. Sixteen of them presented malignancies (6.8… (More)
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1989
1989
This report describes the operative experience in 72 patients with substernal goiters treated over the past 5.5 years. Even… (More)
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1985
1985
Eighty patients at the Massachusetts General Hospital underwent resection of substernal goiter in the years 1976 to 1982. Mean… (More)
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1983
1983
During the course of 872 thyroidectomies performed at the University of Michigan Medical Center between 1972 and 1982, 50… (More)
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