4,329 results match your criteria Thyroid Lymphoma


Thyroid Lymphoma: Case Series Review.

Am Surg 2022 Jun 27:31348221111512. Epub 2022 Jun 27.

General Surgery Department, James Cook University Hospital, England.

Background: Primary thyroid lymphoma (PTL) is a rare malignancy accounting for about 5% of all thyroid malignancies and less than 2% of extra-nodal lymphomas. Diffuse B-cell lymphoma is the most common pathological subtype of PTL.

Patients And Methods: This is a retrospective review of all patients diagnosed with thyroid lymphoma in our hospital during the period from 2011 to 2021. Read More

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Hormonal Changes after R-CHOP Chemotherapy in Patients with Diffuse Large B-Cell Lymphoma: A Prospective Study.

Medicina (Kaunas) 2022 May 26;58(6). Epub 2022 May 26.

Clinical Epidemiology and Clinical Statistic Center, Faculty of Medicine, Chiang Mai University, Chiang Mai 50200, Thailand.

: There is a lack of data regarding hormonal metabolic abnormalities resulting from the R-CHOP regimen (rituximab, cyclophosphamide, doxorubicin, vincristine, prednisolone), a commonly used chemotherapy in diffuse large B-cell lymphoma (DLBCL). This study aimed to determine the incidence of hormonal and metabolic changes after R-CHOP therapy. : This prospective cohort study initially included 17 DLBCL patients. Read More

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Coexistence of tuberculosis and extranodal marginal zone lymphoma of the thyroid gland: Case report and literature review.

Ann Med Surg (Lond) 2022 Jun 2;78:103861. Epub 2022 Jun 2.

Department of Surgery, Diyarbakir Education and Research Hospital, 21400, Diyarbakir, Turkey.

Introduction: Primary thyroid tuberculosis (TB) is rare even in countries where TB disease is endemic, with the prevalence ranging from 0.1 to 1.15%. Read More

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CAN SKIN BE A MARKER FOR INTERNAL MALIGNANCY? EVIDENCE FROM CLINICAL CASES.

Acta Clin Croat 2021 Dec;60(4):711-721

1Department of Dermatovenereology, Sestre milosrdnice University Hospital Center, Zagreb, Croatia; 2School of Dental Medicine, University of Zagreb, Zagreb, Croatia; 3Unit of Dermatology and Venereology, Zabok General Hospital, Bračak/Zabok, Croatia; 4Faculty of Dental Medicine and Health, Josip Juraj Strossmayer University of Osijek, Osijek, Croatia; 5Ljudevit Jurak Department of Pathology, Sestre milosrdnice University Hospital Center, Zagreb, Croatia.

Although there are many single case reports on paraneoplastic dermatoses in the literature, there are very rare articles containing multiple cases. A retrospective study was performed to examine paraneoplastic dermatoses and accompanying malignancies based on skin manifestations and appropriate diagnostic evaluations. We recorded outcomes, current conditions, and surgical/oncologic treatments. Read More

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December 2021

[Shock wave therapy in oncology: in vitro, in vivo, rehabilitation].

Vopr Kurortol Fizioter Lech Fiz Kult 2022 ;99(3):58-65

Moscow Scientific and Practical Center for Medical Rehabilitation, Restorative and Sports Medicine of the Department of Health of the City of Moscow, Moscow, Russia.

Extracorporeal shock wave therapy (ESWT) is a relatively new branch of physiotherapy.

Purpose Of The Study: Conduct an analytical review of the available literature data on the use of ESWT in oncology.

Material And Methods: A review was conducted, including data from electronic databases: Scopus, Web of Science, MedLine, World Health Organization, The Cochrane Central Register of Controlled Trials, ScienceDirect, US National Library of Medicine National Institutes of Health, PubMed, Google Scholar, elibrary, CyberLeninka, disserCat. Read More

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Epidemiology of Cancer Among Chronic Kidney Disease Patients Compared to The General Population.

Gulf J Oncolog 2022 May;1(39):7-15

The Medicine Department, MOHAP, Dubai, UAE.

Background: Kidney disease has a major effect on global health, both as direct cause of morbidity and mortality and as an important factor for other comorbid diseases including malignancy. Different studies report a higher risk of cancer development in patients with chronic kidney disease (CKD), but the impact of less sever CKD on risk of cancer is uncertain. However, data concerning the cancer risk in Oman CKD including dialysis patients is scarce. Read More

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Orbital metastasis from thyroid cancer: a case report and review of the literature.

Ann Palliat Med 2022 Jun 2. Epub 2022 Jun 2.

Endocrinology, Garibaldi-Nesima Medical Center, Catania, Italy.

Background: Differentiated thyroid cancer (DTC) is generally associated with an excellent prognosis. However up to 20% of DTC patients have disease events during subsequent follow-up; rarely patients present an aggressive disease with distant metastases (DM), mainly in the lung and bone. Metastases at unusual sites may also occur, generally in patients with disseminated disease. Read More

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The Risk of Developing Lymphoma among Autoimmune Thyroid Disorder Patients: A Cross-Section Study.

Dis Markers 2022 3;2022:4354595. Epub 2022 Jun 3.

Department Medical Education, College of Medicine, King Saud Bin Abdul Aziz University for Health Sciences (KSAU-HS), King Abdullah International Medical Research Centre (KAIMRC), National Guard Health Affairs (NGHA), King Abdulaziz Medical City, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia.

Background: Graves' disease (GD) and Hashimoto's thyroiditis (HT) are the most common types of autoimmune thyroid diseases (AITD), and both are characterized by the infiltration of lymphocytes into the thyroid gland. Moreover, autoimmune diseases like HT have a higher risk of developing lymphoma. This study is aimed at assessing the prevalence and association of lymphoma in patients with AITD. Read More

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HTLV, a multi organ oncovirus.

Microb Pathog 2022 Jun 7:105622. Epub 2022 Jun 7.

Inflammation and Inflammatory Diseases Research Center, Mashhad University of Medical Sciences, Iran. Electronic address:

Human T lymphotropic virus (HTLV-I) is a retrovirus that has been recognized as a causative agent of two crucidal diseases, HTLV-I-Associated Myelopathy/Tropical Spastic Paraparesis (HAM/TSP) and Adult T cell Leukemia-Lymphoma (ATLL). The virus not only induces those diseases in a small proportion of HTLV-I carriers (3-5%) but also it is associated with other diseases such as HTLV-I-Associated Arthropathy (HAAP), Cutaneous T Cell Lymphoma (CTCL), Graves' disease, uveitis, polymyositis, chronic respiratory diseases, lymphadenitis and dermatitis. Furthermore, HTLV related and accelerated disorders were more investigated, and the factors that might implicate in the development or progression of diseases have been discussed. Read More

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Multimodal Sonographic Appearance and Survival Outcomes of 69 Cases of Primary Thyroid Lymphoma Over 10 Years.

J Ultrasound Med 2022 Jun 8. Epub 2022 Jun 8.

Department of Ultrasound Medicine, Cancer Hospital of the University of Chinese Academy of Sciences (Zhejiang Cancer Hospital), Institute of Basic Medicine and Cancer (IBMC), Chinese Academy Of Sciences, Hangzhou, China.

Objectives: To investigate ultrasound appearance and the survival outcomes for patients with primary thyroid lymphoma (PTL).

Methods: Ultrasonic images and clinical characteristics from pathologically confirmed 69 PTL patients (2008-2019) were retrospectively analyzed. The clinical characteristics, ultrasonic characters, and prognostic factors were analyzed. Read More

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Primary Burkitt lymphoma of the thyroid associated with Hashimoto's thyroiditis.

BMJ Case Rep 2022 Jun 7;15(6). Epub 2022 Jun 7.

Department of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, Cantonal Hospital Graubunden, Chur, Switzerland.

Primary Burkitt lymphoma of the thyroid is an extremely rare entity with only a few reported cases. A female patient in her 70s with Hashimoto's thyroiditis presented with a 2-month history of progressive left-sided neck swelling. Ultrasound examination revealed a multinodular goitre and fine needle aspiration (FNA) showed no signs of malignancy. Read More

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Case Report: Primary Mediastinal Large B-Cell Lymphoma Invasion of Extranodal Thyroid Tissue Mimicking Tuberculosis and Confounded by Similar Ultrasonic Appearance.

Front Oncol 2022 18;12:879295. Epub 2022 May 18.

Department of Ultrasonography, Affiliated Hangzhou Chest Hospital, Zhejiang University School of Medicine. Chinese and Western Hospital of Zhejiang Province (Hangzhou Red Cross Hospital), Hangzhou, China.

Background: Primary mediastinal large B-cell lymphoma (PMBCL) is a rare type of diffuse large B-cell lymphoma, which has significant features that overlap with those of Hodgkin's lymphoma. Ultrasound is a commonly used modality to characterize superficial lymph no5des, and ultrasonic findings are often used to distinguish lymphoma from lymph node tuberculosis in daily clinical practice. Although a common malignancy, lymphoma rarely involves extranodal tissues. Read More

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An Extended Prognostic Index of the ISSWM Score Based on Thyroid Complications in Waldenström Macroglobulinemia/Lymphoplasmacytoid Lymphoma.

Front Oncol 2022 13;12:870258. Epub 2022 May 13.

Department of Hematology, Shandong Provincial Hospital, Cheeloo College of Medicine, Shandong University, Jinan, China.

Waldenström macroglobulinemia/lymphoplasmacytoid lymphoma (WM/LPL) is a rare lymphoproliferative neoplasm characterized by clonally related lymphocytes, lymphoplasmacytic cells, and plasma cell proliferation. WM/LPL patients commonly present with elevated immunoglobulin, predominantly immunoglobulin M (IgM). Previous studies reported that thyroid dysfunction was associated with the development and progression of solid tumors. Read More

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Association Between Systemic Lupus Erythematosus and Cancer Morbidity and Mortality: Findings From Cohort Studies.

Front Oncol 2022 4;12:860794. Epub 2022 May 4.

Department of Infectious Diseases, First Affiliated Hospital, Army Medical University, Chongqing, China.

Background: Observational studies suggested that systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) might be associated with increased cancer incidence and cancer-related death, however, the results are inconsistent. We aim to comprehensively estimate the causal relationships between SLE and cancer morbidity and mortality using a meta-analysis of cohort studies and Mendelian randomization.

Methods: A systematic search was conducted using PubMed to identify cohort studies published before January 21, 2021. Read More

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Frequency of hashimoto thyroiditis in papillary thyroid cancer patients and its impact on their Outcome.

J Ayub Med Coll Abbottabad 2022 Apr-Jun;34(2):251-255

Aga Khan University Hospital,Karachi, Pakistan.

Background: Hashimoto thyroiditis (HT) is an autoimmune disorder of thyroid gland and is the most common cause of hypothyroidism. Its association with thyroid lymphoma is well established but with papillary thyroid cancer (PTC), the studies have shown inconsistent results.

Methods: It is a retrospective review of papillary thyroid cancer patients and 213 participants were included for final analysis. Read More

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Cancers and COVID-19 Risk: A Mendelian Randomization Study.

Cancers (Basel) 2022 Apr 22;14(9). Epub 2022 Apr 22.

China-Australia Joint Research Centre for Infectious Diseases, School of Public Health, Xi'an Jiaotong University Health Science Centre, Xi'an 710061, China.

Observational studies have shown increased COVID-19 risk among cancer patients, but the causality has not been proven yet. Mendelian randomization analysis can use the genetic variants, independently of confounders, to obtain causal estimates which are considerably less confounded. We aimed to investigate the causal associations of cancers with COVID-19 outcomes using the MR analysis. Read More

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Non-coding RNAs associated with autophagy and their regulatory role in cancer therapeutics.

Mol Biol Rep 2022 May 10. Epub 2022 May 10.

School of Biosciences and Technology, Vellore Institute of Technology, Tamil Nadu, Vellore, 632014, India.

Cancer widely affects the world's health population and ranks second leading cause of death globally. Because of poor prognosis of various types of cancer such as sarcoma, lymphoma, adenomas etc., their high recurrence and metastasis rate and low early diagnosis rate have become concern lately. Read More

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Clinical differences between IgG4 Hashimoto's thyroiditis and primary thyroid lymphoma.

Eur Thyroid J 2022 May 24;11(3). Epub 2022 May 24.

Department of Endocrinology, Peking University First Hospital, Beijing, People's Republic of China.

Background: Hashimoto's thyroiditis (HT) can be divided into IgG4 HT and non-IgG4 HT based on IgG4 and IgG immunohistochemical staining. In clinical practice, it is often necessary to identify diseases such as primary thyroid lymphoma (PTL) and IgG4 HT when a patient presents with a rapidly enlarged thyroid. The aim of our study was to uncover the differential points between the two diseases. Read More

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The Cost and Financial Burden of Thyroid Cancer on Patients in the US: A Review and Directions for Future Research.

JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 2022 Jun;148(6):568-575

Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts.

Importance: In the US, thyroid cancer has been identified as a cancer type with a high degree of associated financial burden on patients, and survivors of thyroid cancer report higher rates of bankruptcy than those of other cancer types. However, the available literature on the financial burden of thyroid cancer has not yet been described.

Observations: Estimates of the out-of-pocket costs of initial thyroid cancer diagnosis and treatment range widely ($1425-$17 000) and are influenced by age, surgical treatment type, and health insurance coverage. Read More

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Unexpected Rare Association of Secondary Breast, Thyroid, and Ovarian Lymphomas in a Female Patient with Burkitt Lymphoma: PET-CT Findings.

World J Nucl Med 2022 Mar 30;21(1):80-82. Epub 2022 Apr 30.

Military Teaching Hospital, Rabat, Morocco.

We report the case of a 15-year-old female, followed for Burkitt lymphoma with initial ovarian presentation. Positron emission tomography-computed tomography (PET-CT) with F-fluorodeoxyglucose ( F-FDG) performed to evaluate initial extension assessment showed an unexpected association with secondary breast, thyroid, and ovarian lymphomas. To our knowledge, this association is very rare, unusual, and these extranodal presentations have been reported in literature as a separate case report. Read More

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Effects of immune checkpoint inhibitor therapy resumption in patients with malignant tumors after moderate-to-severe immune-related adverse events.

PLoS One 2022 28;17(4):e0267572. Epub 2022 Apr 28.

Department of Digestive and Lifestyle Diseases, Kagoshima University Graduate School of Medical and Dental Sciences, Kagoshima, Japan.

Background And Aims: Immune checkpoint inhibitors (ICIs) are used to treat several cancers, but they sometimes induce immune-related adverse events (irAEs). Patients with irAEs often have improved antitumor responses, but discontinuation of ICIs after irAEs is considered necessary. Resuming the use of ICIs after irAEs is preferable, but few studies have investigated the safety of ICI resumption after irAEs. Read More

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Core Needle Biopsy Can Early and Precisely Identify Large Thyroid Masses.

Front Oncol 2022 5;12:854755. Epub 2022 Apr 5.

Department of Surgical, Medical, Molecular Pathology and Critical Area, Unit of Endocrine Surgery, University Hospital of Pisa, Pisa, Italy.

Background: Large thyroid masses, particularly if rapidly growing, are often characterized by compression and infiltration of the vital structures of the neck. Therefore, an early and precise diagnosis, not only of malignancy but also of histotype, is mandatory to set up the right therapy. The aim of this study was to evaluate the diagnostic performance of fine needle aspiration cytology (FNAC) and core needle biopsy (CNB) in this setting. Read More

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Identification of a Cancer-Predisposing Germline p.Ile49Metfs*7 Variant by Targeted Sequencing of a Splenic Marginal Zone Lymphoma.

Genes (Basel) 2022 03 26;13(4). Epub 2022 Mar 26.

Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, University Hospitals Cleveland Medical Center, 11100 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44106, USA.

Germline disruptive variants in () predispose to a wide variety of cancers, including melanoma, chronic lymphocytic leukemia (CLL), Hodgkin lymphoma, myeloproliferative neoplasms, and glioma. We report the first case of splenic marginal zone lymphoma (SMZL) arising in a patient with a germline variant: a 65-year-old male with an extensive history of cancer, including melanoma and papillary thyroid carcinoma, who presented with circulating atypical lymphocytosis. Bone marrow biopsy revealed 20% involvement by a CD5CD10 B-cell lymphoma that was difficult to classify. Read More

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Work, daily activities and leisure after cancer.

Eur J Cancer Care (Engl) 2022 Apr 21. Epub 2022 Apr 21.

Centre for Health Economics Research and Evaluation, University of Technology Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia.

Objective: Determine if cancer survivors have lower participation in paid work, more limitations in daily activities or more limitations in leisure compared with those without cancer, stratified by age (working age ≤65 years; retirement age >65 years). Secondary objectives are identifying sociodemographic or clinical factors associated with work, daily activities or leisure and analysis of the relationship between work, daily activities and leisure.

Methods: Secondary analyses, using logistic regression, were performed on three cohorts (lymphoma, prostate and thyroid cancer) from the Dutch Patient Reported Outcomes Following Initial treatment and Long-term Evaluation of Survivorship (PROFILES) registry and a nationally representative non-cancer sample. Read More

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LncRNA SBF2-AS1: A Budding Star in Various Cancers.

Curr Pharm Des 2022 Apr 18. Epub 2022 Apr 18.

Third-grade Pharmacological Laboratory on Traditional Chinese Medicine,State Administration of Traditional Chinese Medicine, China Three Gorges University, Yichang 443002, China.

Long non-coding RNA (lncRNA) is a new kind of RNA with lengths over 200 nucleotides. Current frontiers revealed that lncRNAs implicate in various tumor progression, including tumorigenesis, proliferation, migration, invasion, metastasis and angiogenesis. Recently discovered long non-coding RNA SET-binding factor 2 antisense RNA 1 (lncRNA SBF2-AS1), an oncogenic antisense RNA to SBF2, locates at 11p15. Read More

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Pulmonary inflammatory myofibroblastic tumor coexisting with lymphangitis carcinomatosis: Mimicking metastatic papillary thyroid carcinoma with nodular fasciitis-like stroma.

Indian J Pathol Microbiol 2022 Apr-Jun;65(2):422-425

Department of Surgical Pathology, Tata Memorial Hospital, Homi Bhabha National Institute, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India.

Inflammatory myofibroblastic tumors (IMTs) are uncommon; intermediate grade soft tissue tumors occurring in young individuals with an uncertain behaviour. The incidence of pulmonary lymphangitis carcinomatosis (PLC) is around 6-8% of all pulmonary metastases. However, PLC due to papillary thyroid carcinoma (PTC) is very uncommon. Read More

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The Extent of Expression of Thyroid Transcription Factor 1, Cytokeratin 7, and Anaplastic Lymphoma Kinase in Lung Adenocarcinoma.

Authors:
Ihab Shafek Atta

J Microsc Ultrastruct 2022 Jan-Mar;10(1):10-14. Epub 2022 Feb 4.

Department of Pathology, Faculty of Medicine, Al-Azhar University, Egypt.

Background: New forms of genetic alteration were developed giving a new era of lung adenocarcinoma (AdC) with diverse clinical and pathological features.

Aim And Objectives: The aim is to investigate the ALK-rearranged gene as one of these genetic alterations in AdC. The role of TTF-1 and CK7 is to exclude the metastases. Read More

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February 2022

hnRNP A1 and hnRNP C associate with miR-17 and miR-18 in thyroid cancer cells.

FEBS Open Bio 2022 Jun 24;12(6):1253-1264. Epub 2022 Apr 24.

Departamento de Biologia Celular e do Desenvolvimento, Instituto de Ciências Biomédicas, Universidade de São Paulo, Brazil.

Heterogeneous nuclear ribonucleoproteins (hnRNPs) are essential players in the regulation of gene expression. The majority of the twenty different hnRNP proteins act through the modulation of pre-mRNA splicing. Most have been shown to regulate the expression of critical genes for the progression of tumorigenic processes and were also observed to be overexpressed in several types of cancer. Read More

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Liver Transplant Recipients Who Survive for More Than 10 Years: A Long-Term Survey.

Exp Clin Transplant 2022 03;20(Suppl 1):20-23

From the General Surgery Department, Division of Transplantation, Baskent University, Ankara, Turkey.

Objectives: Liver transplant is the gold standard treatment for end-stage liver failure. Short-term and midterm surveys have been published, but there are few long-term surveys. Here, we report the outcomes of our long-term liver transplant survivors. Read More

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Extranodal NK/T-Cell Lymphoma With Widespread Cutaneous and Subcutaneous Involvement on 18F-FDG PET/CT.

Clin Nucl Med 2022 Apr 4. Epub 2022 Apr 4.

From the Department of Nuclear Medicine, Marmara University Pendik Training and Research Hospital, Istanbul, Turkey.

Abstract: Nasal-type extranodal natural killer/T-cell lymphoma is an aggressive rare type of lymphoma that mostly affects the nasal cavity and adjacent areas. However, some patients can present with distant nodal or extranodal involvement including the Waldeyer ring, gastrointestinal tract, genitourinary organs, lung, thyroid, skin, or adrenal glands. Herein, we present a unique case of extranodal natural killer/T-cell lymphoma with widespread cutaneous and subcutaneous involvement on 18F-FDG PET/CT. Read More

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