Lymphangitic carcinomatosis secondary to thyroid cancer
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Niknejad M, Lymphangitic carcinomatosis secondary to thyroid cancer. Case study, Radiopaedia.org (Accessed on 30 May 2023) https://doi.org/10.53347/rID-21124
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A known case of recently histologically proven papillary cell carcinoma of the thyroid.
Age: 60 years
From the case: Lymphangitic carcinomatosis secondary to thyroid cancer
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Nodular and irregular thickening of peribronchvascular interstitium and interlobular septa are seen in both lungs. Multiple metastatic nodules also are noted.
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The CT findings in a 60-year-old male with a known history of thyroid papillary cell carcinoma are consistent with lymphangitic carcinomatosis.