From the case: Lingual thyroid

Lingual thyroid
Lingual thyroid
Modality: CT

- “ Contarst CT of the neck reveals - Lingual thyroid. No thyroid tissue us seen in the neck. Lingual thyroid is a distinct type of ectopic thyroid ”

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  • 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...”
  • 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...”

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