Primary leiomyosarcoma of the thyroid


Ege B., LEVENTOĞLU Ö. S.

JOURNAL OF THE KOREAN SURGICAL SOCIETY, vol.85, no.1, pp.43-46, 2013 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 85 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2013
  • Doi Number: 10.4174/jkss.2013.85.1.43
  • Title of Journal : JOURNAL OF THE KOREAN SURGICAL SOCIETY
  • Page Numbers: pp.43-46

Abstract

A 56-year-old male with primary leiomyosarcoma of the thyroid is presented. The paucity of diagnostic maneuvers, including tumor markers, fine needle aspiration, and frozen section biopsy, are stressed, in addition to the fulminate course of the disease.