Flashcards in Non-Neoplastic Thyroid Disease Deck (23):
Works on itself
What is the road way for Thyroid Development
Most common location of ectopic Thyroid
Lingual Thyroid....mass in the foramen cecum of the tongue
Lingual thyroid is most common in what sex?
Common symptoms of a lingual thyroid
Dysphagia, Dyspnea, dysphonia
Generally this is the only thyroid tissue this person has so they will need thyroid replacement
Midline mass in the neck
THyroglossal duct cyst
substernal thyroid is most commonly seen with what?
Aberrant Thyroid rests where?
Lateral neck, sometimes in the lymph nodes
In adults, what is an abberant thyroid most likely?
Metastatic follicular thyroid carcinoma..KNOW
Struma cordis is
Ectopic thyroid in the heart
Thyroid tissue in the ovary....its a Teratoma
Graves Disease signs and symptoms
Fatigue, weight loss, increased appetite
What is the characteristic histology in Thyroid Disease?
Scalloped Colloid, hyperplastic
What is the most common cause of hypothyroidism in North America
Early Hashimoto Thyroiditis is characterized by what
HYPERthyroidism (due to fibrosis and enlargement of the gland)
Late Hash is characterized by?
Subacute granulomatous thyroiditis is also known as
De Quervain's thyroiditis is generally postviral, it is self limited
Subacute lymphocytic Thyroiditis