Carcinomas of the thyroid and breast associated with Pendred's syndrome: Report of a case

ArticleinSurgery Today 28(6):673-4 · February 1998with6 Reads
Impact Factor: 1.53 · DOI: 10.1007/s005950050207 · Source: PubMed

    Abstract

    We report herein the case of a 49-year-old woman with Pendred's syndrome who developed follicular carcinoma of the thyroid and invasive ductal carcinoma of the breast. To the best of our knowledge, this is the first case of different primary neoplasms developing in a patient with Pendred's syndrome.