Metastases from follicular carcinoma thyroid

Case contributed by Dr Paresh K Desai


40 year old female previously operated for metastatic brain lesion from Ca thyroid presents with altered sensorium. Patient earlier had thyroidectomy 1 year ago.

Patient Data

Age: 40
Gender: Female

MR reveals left parietal lobe lesion with adjacent perilesional edema with an skull vault lesion at the previous craniotomy site. Skull vault lesion shows intense homogeneous enhancement. 

Case Discussion

Recurrent metastases from thyroid carcinoma.

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Case information

rID: 10910
Published: 30th Sep 2010
Last edited: 13th Aug 2019
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