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ea0067o4 | Oral Presentations | EYES2019

Thyroid lymphoma in a patient presenting with severe airway compromise

Stamou Maria , Richey Chris , Watson Joseph , Rube Chaim , Nguyen Andy , Garcia Brenda , Roberts Daniel , Lam Prudence , Roach Jeffrey , Barcia Sara , McLaughlin Christine , McCannon Jessica

Background: Preexisting chronic autoimmune thyroiditis is the only known risk factor for thyroid lymphomas, a rare variant of thyroid cancer. Here, we describe a male patient with previously undiagnosed HashimotoÂ’s thyroiditis who presented with severe airway compromise due to a thyroid lymphoma.Case report: 60 y/o, former smoker, presented with 2 month neck fullness and dyspnea that awakened him throughout the night due to malpositioning of his nec...