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Case 15999

Subacute Granulomatous Thyroiditis ( De Quervain)

Author(s)
D. Moreno-Martinez; A. Anton-Jimenez; X.Guri; E. Castella

HOSPITAL VALL D'HEBRON, INSTITUT CATALĀ DE LA SALUT; Passeig de la Vall d'Hebron, 119-129, 08035 Barcelona, Spain; Email:daniel.mm@icloud.com
 
Patient
male, 57 year(s)
 
 
  • Figure 1
    US
     

    Enlarged right thyroid lobe with irregular-shaped hypoechoic posterior lesion

     
    Area of Interest: Thyroid / Parathyroids; Imaging Technique: Ultrasound; Procedure: Diagnostic procedure; Special Focus: Inflammation;

    Enlarged left thyroid lobe with ill-defined hypoechoic lesion

     
    Area of Interest: Thyroid / Parathyroids; Imaging Technique: Ultrasound; Procedure: Diagnostic procedure; Special Focus: Inflammation;

    Comparison of the right lobe hypoechoic lesion with the image that lava flow makes.

     
    Area of Interest: Thyroid / Parathyroids; Imaging Technique: Ultrasound; Procedure: Diagnostic procedure; Special Focus: Inflammation;

    One of the lymph nodes

     
    Area of Interest: Thyroid / Parathyroids; Imaging Technique: Ultrasound; Procedure: Diagnostic procedure; Special Focus: Inflammation;
     
     
  • Figure 2
    Doppler-US
     

    The thyroid gland showed an increased Doppler signal

     
    Area of Interest: Thyroid / Parathyroids; Imaging Technique: Ultrasound-Colour Doppler; Procedure: Diagnostic procedure; Special Focus: Inflammation;

    Decreased Doppler signal at the hypoechoic lesion.

     
    Area of Interest: Thyroid / Parathyroids; Imaging Technique: Ultrasound-Colour Doppler; Procedure: Diagnostic procedure; Special Focus: Inflammation;

    Decreased Doppler signal at the hypoechoic lesion.

     
    Area of Interest: Thyroid / Parathyroids; Imaging Technique: Ultrasound-Colour Doppler; Procedure: Diagnostic procedure; Special Focus: Inflammation;
     
     
Enlarged right thyroid lobe with irregular-shaped hypoechoic posterior lesion
 
Enlarged left thyroid lobe with ill-defined hypoechoic lesion
 
Comparison of the right lobe hypoechoic lesion with the image that lava flow makes.
 
One of the lymph nodes
 
The thyroid gland showed an increased Doppler signal
 
Decreased Doppler signal at the hypoechoic lesion.
 
Decreased Doppler signal at the hypoechoic lesion.
 
 
 
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