Haemorrhagic thyroid cyst

Case contributed by Dr Maulik S Patel

Presentation

Acute painful swelling on right side of neck.

Patient Data

Age: 56
Gender: Male
Ultrasound

A large thyroid cystic lesion with coarse echogenic contents in dependent part, and fine echoes in general.

Case Discussion

This is a case of large thyroid cystic lesion, with echogenic contents, which proved to be hemorrhagic histologically.

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Case information

rID: 12381
Case created: 19th Nov 2010
Last edited: 24th Nov 2016
System: Head & Neck
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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