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ea0063ep143 | Thyroid | ECE2019

Clinical case of giant goiter with chronic lymphoid leukemia

Romanova Natalia , Platonova Nadezhda , Troshina Ekaterina , Voskoboynikov Valeriy , Abrosimov Aleksandr

Introduction: Lymphoma of the thyroid gland is an uncommon condition occurring primarily in older women. Most patients have a short history of enlarging thyroid or a neck mass causing tracheal compression. There is also a strong association between thyroid lymphoma and HashimotoÂ’s thyroiditis. The diagnosis is established by biopsy. The conventional approach to treatment is combination of radiation therapy with multi-agent chemotherapy, while there is no significant role ...