Case of the month October 2011: Uncommon malignant thyroid tumors

Marginal zone lymphoma or mucosa associated lymphatic tissue lymphoma or MALT lymphoma of the thyroid gland

Clinical information

Palpable mass

Ultrasound Images & Clips

Marginal zone lymphoma or mucosa associated lymphatic tissue lymphoma or MALT lymphoma of the thyroid gland

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Marginal zone lymphoma or mucosa associated lymphatic tissue lymphoma or MALT lymphoma of the thyroid gland. Right lobe

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Marginal zone lymphoma or mucosa associated lymphatic tissue lymphoma or MALT lymphoma of the thyroid gland. Left lobe

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Details

  • Sex: Female
  • Age: 76
  • Body part: Thyroid

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  • Hitachi Ultrasound System