Unusual presentation of follicular thyroid carcinomaas mandibular metastasis

Pranav K Dave, M Puranik, M Jain, R Mishra, M Singhai Jain, R Lakra, Y Rajak, A Wandre, S Satpathy, BS Gaur


Primary carcinoma of thyroid presenting as mandibular metastasis is a rare incidence. Most of the time patient presents with various other symptoms due to hematogenous spread of primary neoplasm. We are presenting a rare case where metastatic lesion of mandible was the presenting feature and the patient was then subsequently diagnosed to have primary follicular carcinoma of thyroid.

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