Solid ectopic cervical thymus in neonates with thyroid agenesis

Glenda McLean, Ami DeSilva, Philip Bruce Bergman, Christine P Rodda, Justin Brown, Ian Jong, Dee Nandurkar

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Abstract

We report a series of ectopic thymus glands as detected by sonography in infants with thyroid agenesis. This case series highlights the importance of recognition of ectopic thymic tissue when examining for thyroid tissue in the setting of congenital hypothyroidism.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1281 - 1283
Number of pages3
JournalJournal of Ultrasound in Medicine
Volume31
Issue number8
Publication statusPublished - 2012

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