Ann Med Surg (Lond) 2016 Dec 24;12:18-20. Epub 2016 Oct 24.
Pathology Department, Cangzhou Clinical College of Integrated Traditional Chinese and Western Medicine of Hebei Medical University, Cangzhou 061000, China.
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Asian J Surg 2016 Jan 3;39(1):41-4. Epub 2013 May 3.
Department of General Surgery, Xuanwu Hospital, Capital Medical University, Beijing 100053, China.
Riedel's thyroiditis is a rare type of chronic thyroiditis, associated with fibroinflammatory process and invasion into surrounding tissues, leading to compressive symptoms. A 45-year-old man had a left thyroid mass, presenting with hypotension and bradycardia many times. He was diagnosed with vasovagal reflex caused by cervical vessel compression due to a thyroid lesion. Read More
Endocr J 2007 Aug 2;54(4):559-62. Epub 2007 Jul 2.
Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Department of Internal Medicine, Yonsei University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea.
Riedel's thyroiditis is a rare form of chronic thyroiditis, characterised by a fibroinflammatory process that partially destroys the thyroid and often involves surrounding tissues. The relationship of Riedel's thyroiditis to other forms of thyroiditis is not clear. A case of Riedel's thyroiditis in a 51-year-old woman presenting with symptoms of subacute thyroiditis, is reported. Read More
J Formos Med Assoc 2012 Dec 14;111(12):719-23. Epub 2012 Dec 14.
Department of Surgery of Dou-liou Branch, National Cheng Kung University Medical College and Hospital, Tainan, Taiwan.
Riedel's thyroiditis, known as invasive fibrous thyroiditis, is a very rare form of chronic thyroiditis. It is hard to make the diagnosis without surgical biopsy. We present a case of Riedel's thyroiditis in a 52-year-old female with past history of Hashimoto's thyroiditis. Read More
J Endocrinol Invest 2000 Jun;23(6):399-401
Ege University Endocrinology Department, Bornova-Izmir, Turkey.
Riedel's Thyroiditis is an uncommon form of chronic thyroiditis characterized by an invasive fibrosclerosis of the gland, often involving surrounding tissue. The relationship of Riedel's Thyroiditis to other forms of thyroiditis is not clear. We presented a 47 year-old woman first diagnosed with sub-acute thyroiditis based on clinical findings and laboratory results. Read More