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Surg Neurol Int


Metastatic brain lesion as the initial presentation of follicular thyroid carcinoma.


Alanazi A, Alkhaibary A, Khairy S, AlSufiani F, Alassiri AH, Aloraidi A, Alkhani A
Surg Neurol Int. 2022; 13:109.
PMID: 35399883.


Metastatic brain lesions, of thyroid origin, are rare manifestations of differentiated thyroid cancer, with papillary thyroid carcinoma being the most common subtype. Considering the rarity of metastatic follicular thyroid carcinoma to the brain, the present article outlines its clinical presentation, neuroradiological findings, pathological features, and outcome.