Clin Oncol | Volume 5, Issue 1 | Case Report | Open Access

An Italian Experience: Rare Cases of Metastasis to the Thyroid Gland from Renal Clear Carcinoma Some Years after Nephrectomy, As the First and Only Site of Metastasis

Isabella Ricci*

Department of Oncology, St Andrea Hospital, Italy

*Correspondance to: Isabella Ricci 

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Abstract

Renal cell carcinoma is known to cause metastasis to unusual sites, which can be both synchronous or metachronous. Thyroid gland is a rare site for metastasis, but when it occurs, renal cell carcinoma is the most common primary neoplasm. Report of 3 cases and review of the literature.

Keywords:

Metastasis; Thyroid; Renal cell carcinoma

Citation:

Ricci I. An Italian Experience: Rare Cases of Metastasis to the Thyroid Gland from Renal Clear Carcinoma Some Years after Nephrectomy, As the First and Only Site of Metastasis. Clin Oncol. 2020; 5: 1706.

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