De Novo Extra-Thyroidal Manifestations of Graves’ Disease presenting 16 Years after Total Thyroidectomy for Thyroid Cancer

Keywords: Thyroid cancer, Graves' disease, thyroidectomy, radioactive iodine

Abstract

We present a 61-year-old Chinese female who had a history of angioinvasive follicular thyroid cancer (FTC) treated with total thyroidectomy 16 years ago, without radioactive iodine (RAI) treatment who now presents with de novo pretibial myxedema (PTM) followed by active severe Graves’ ophthalmopathy (GO) requiring pulse steroids and radiotherapy.

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Published
2021-08-10
How to Cite
Kwee, A., Yong, K.-L., Seah, L. L., & Chng, C.-L. (2021). De Novo Extra-Thyroidal Manifestations of Graves’ Disease presenting 16 Years after Total Thyroidectomy for Thyroid Cancer. Journal of the ASEAN Federation of Endocrine Societies, 36(2). Retrieved from https://asean-endocrinejournal.org/index.php/JAFES/article/view/1087
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