Papillary thyroid carcinoma with miliary metastases

Case contributed by Dr Hani Salam


An elderly male patient known case of papillary thyroid carcinoma status post resection.

Patient Data

Age: 80
Gender: Male

Diffuse multiple innumerable pulmonary nodules in a miliary pattern. 

Miliary lung metastases. 

Case Discussion

Chest radiograph and CT demonstrate miliary metastases.

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Case information

rID: 9139
Published: 19th Mar 2010
Last edited: 13th Aug 2019
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