Thyroid Hurthle cell adenoma

Case contributed by Dr Michael P Hartung


Slowly growing neck mass.

Patient Data

Age: 45 years
Gender: Female

Very large heterogeneously enhancing mass arising from the right hemithyroid and displacing surrounding structures of the neck. 

Case Discussion

Uncommon benign tumor of the right hemithyroid which was only attended to after it grew to a massive size, treated with surgical excision (confirming the pathologic diagnosis). 

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Case information

rID: 74666
Published: 4th Mar 2020
Last edited: 4th Mar 2020
System: Head & Neck
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included
Institution: Tenwek Hospital

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