Prevalence and sonographic features of ectopic thyroidal thymus in children: A retrospective analysis


Yildiz A. E. , ELHAN A. H. , FİTOZ Ö. S.

JOURNAL OF CLINICAL ULTRASOUND, vol.46, no.6, pp.375-379, 2018 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 46 Issue: 6
  • Publication Date: 2018
  • Doi Number: 10.1002/jcu.22590
  • Title of Journal : JOURNAL OF CLINICAL ULTRASOUND
  • Page Numbers: pp.375-379
  • Keywords: children, ectopic thyroidal thymus, neck, thyroid, ultrasonography, INTRATHYROIDAL THYMUS, NODULE, APPEARANCE, TISSUE

Abstract

PurposeTo assess the prevalence of ectopic thyroidal thymus tissue detected by sonography (US) in children and to analyze the US features.