ISSN: 1301-2193 E-ISSN: 1308-9846
  • Turkish Journal of
    Endocrinology and Metabolism
CASE REPORT

Primary Thyroid Lymphoma: A Report of Two Cases - Case Report
Primary Thyroid Lymphoma: A Report of Two Cases - Case Report
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ABSTRACT

Summary

We present two cases of primary thyroid lymphoma suggesting the possibility of anaplastic carcinoma. Fine needle aspiration (FNA) revealed lymphocytes that are interpreted as a thyroiditis. Open surgical biopsy yielded a definitive diagnosis as a thyroid lymphoma in both cases.
Keywords: Thyroid, lymphoma, chemotherapy

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Summary

We present two cases of primary thyroid lymphoma suggesting the possibility of anaplastic carcinoma. Fine needle aspiration (FNA) revealed lymphocytes that are interpreted as a thyroiditis. Open surgical biopsy yielded a definitive diagnosis as a thyroid lymphoma in both cases.
Keywords: Thyroid, lymphoma, chemotherapy