Hashimoto thyroiditis

Case contributed by Dr Henry Knipe

Presentation

Swollen neck.

Patient Data

Age: 40 years
Gender: Female
Ultrasound

Enlarged thyroid with diffusely heterogeneous echotexture and increased vascularity on Doppler examination. 

Case Discussion

The patient had a known history of Hashimoto thyroiditis with elevated TPO and thyroglobulin antibodies on biochemistry. 

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Case information

rID: 55757
Published: 24th Sep 2017
Last edited: 22nd Mar 2018
System: Head & Neck
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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