Anaplasic thyroid carcinoma

Anaplastic thyroid carcinoma in a patient who had received radioactive iodine and radiation of the neck as treatment for hyperthyroidism

Clinical information

Patient who had received radioactive iodine and radiation of the neck as treatment for hyperthyroidism

Ultrasound Images & Clips

Anaplastic thyroid carcinoma in a patient who had received radioactive iodine and radiation of the neck as treatment for hyperthyroidism

A year before the carcinoma was diagnosed but after the treatment with radioactive iodine and radiation. The thyroid gland is atrophic with course calcifications

Details

  • Sex: Female
  • Age: 70
  • Body part: Thyroid gland

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