Sagittal C+ arterial phase
Modality: CT (C+ arterial phase)

- “ Lingual thyroid occurs due to the lack of normal caudal migration of the thyroid gland from the foramen cecum down to its normal location anterior...”

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  • Multinodular goiter - “ Multinodular goiter (commonly abbreviated to MNG) is defined as an enlarged thyroid gland (i.e. goiter) due to multiple nodules which may have nor...”
  • Ectopic thyroid - “ An ectopic thyroid gland is one which is located in a location other than the normal position anterior to the laryngeal cartilages. Variant anato...”
  • Lingual thyroid - “ A lingual thyroid is a specific type of ectopic thyroid and results from the lack of normal caudal migration of the thyroid gland. NB: Location a...”

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