INCIDENTAL THYROID PAPILLARY MICROCARCINOMA IN A PATIENT WITH GRAVES' OPHTHALMOPATHY


Koroglu B. K. , Aksu O., Ersoy I. H. , Ciris I. M. , Ermis F., Tamer M. N.

ACTA ENDOCRINOLOGICA-BUCHAREST, cilt.7, ss.561-563, 2011 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 7 Konu: 4
  • Basım Tarihi: 2011
  • Doi Numarası: 10.4183/aeb.2011.561
  • Dergi Adı: ACTA ENDOCRINOLOGICA-BUCHAREST
  • Sayfa Sayısı: ss.561-563

Özet

Thyroid carcinomas associated with Graves' ophthalmopathy had been described in the literature, before. The rate of this coincidence is 1.1% - 7.1%. Papillary carcinoma is more common than thyroid cancer in Graves' disease. Herein, we present a 37-year-old male Graves' disease patient with thyroid papillary carcinoma.