Suppurative Thyroiditis

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Suppurative Thyroiditis

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The terms "Suppurative Thyroiditis" returned 18 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Recurrent acute suppurative thyroiditis due to pyriform sinus fistula in an adult--case report.
 

Author(s): Lukasz Cieszyński, Krzysztof Sworczak, Anna Babińska, Zbigniew Sledziński

Journal: Endokrynol Pol. 2013 ;64(3):234-6.

 

We present a case study of acute suppurative thyroiditis (AST) with frequent recurrence due to anatomical malformation described as pyriform sinus fistula (PSF). Difficulty in diagnosis and treatment may be explained by the rarity of the disease in adult patients. AST had been observed ...

Last Updated: 22 Jul 2013

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[Acute suppurative thyroiditis with multiple complications].
 

Author(s): Izabela Fernandes Alves da Fonseca, Cristina Kayat Avvad, Eduardo Guilherme Sanchez, Jodélia Lima Martins Henriques, Lenora M Camarate S M Leão

Journal: Arq Bras Endocrinol Metabol. 2012 Aug;56(6):388-92.

 

Acute suppurative thyroiditis is a rare disorder, most often caused by Staphylococcus aureus or Streptococcus pneumoniae, which affects particularly children with pyriform sinus fistula. In adults, the main pathogenic mechanism seems to be hematogenous dissemination from a focus of ...

Last Updated: 19 Sep 2012

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Right-sided acute suppurative thyroiditis caused by infectious endocarditis.
 

Author(s): Kana Inoue, Junji Kozawa, Tohru Funahashi, Yukiko Nakata, Eri Mitsui, Tetsuhiro Kitamura, Norikazu Maeda, Ken Kishida, Michio Otsuki, Kohei Okita, Hiromi Iwahashi, Akihisa Imagawa, Iichiro Shimomura

Journal: Intern. Med.. 2011 ;50(23):2893-7.

 

Acute suppurative thyroiditis is a rare disorder that is mostly found in the left lobe of the thyroid gland of children due to congenital patency of the pyriform sinus fistula. Here, we report a 61-year-old man with acute right-sided suppurative thyroiditis without pyriform sinus ...

Last Updated: 1 Dec 2011

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The terms "Suppurative Thyroiditis" returned 2 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Case of concurrent Riedel's thyroiditis, acute suppurative thyroiditis, and micropapillary carcinoma.
 

Author(s): Ji Taek Hong, Jung Hwan Lee, So Hun Kim, Seong Bin Hong, Moonsuk Nam, Yong Seong Kim, Young Chae Chu

Journal: Korean J. Intern. Med.. 2013 Mar;28(2):236-41.

 

Riedel's thyroiditis (RT) is a rare chronic inflammatory disease of the thyroid gland. It is characterized by a fibroinflammatory process that partially destroys the gland and extends into adjacent neck structures. Its clinical manifestation can mask an accompanying thyroid neoplasm ...

Last Updated: 25 Mar 2013

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Suppurative Acinetobacter baumanii thyroiditis with bacteremic pneumonia: case report and review.
 

Author(s): E H Yu, W C Ko, Y C Chuang, T J Wu

Journal: Clin. Infect. Dis.. 1998 Nov;27(5):1286-90.

 

Suppurative thyroiditis is rare, and the major pathogens are Staphylococcus and Streptococcus species. We present a case caused by Acinetobacter baumanii, which has never before been reported. We review another 191 cases from the English-language literature (1980 to April 1997) and ...

Last Updated: 10 Feb 1999

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