Hashimoto thyroiditis

Case contributed by Dr Erik Ranschaert

Presentation

Hypothyroidism for investigation.

Patient Data

Age: 50 years
Gender: Male
Ultrasound
  • hypoechoic thyroid gland with coarse or "micronodular" echotexture of the gland
  • color Doppler imaging reveals augmentation of the vascularity of the gland

Case Discussion

Hashimoto thyroiditis

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Case information

rID: 11061
Published: 13th Oct 2010
Last edited: 11th Jun 2019
System: Head & Neck
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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