Metastatic renal cell carcinoma in the thyroid gland

Mark M. Cruz, Gregory S. Schmidt, Jeptha T. Johnson, Thanh D. Hoang*, Mohamed K.M. Shakir

*Corresponding author for this work

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Thyroid incidentalomas on FDG PET/CT are common with one-third of focal uptakes caused by malignancies. Toxic nodules should be excluded. Ultrasound risk-adapted systems can classify thyroid nodules and identify those who need biopsy.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)2302-2303
Number of pages2
JournalClinical Case Reports
Issue number11
StatePublished - Nov 2020
Externally publishedYes


  • PET-CT
  • RCC
  • fine-needle biopsy
  • malignancy
  • thyroid


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