Published: 2020-11-24

Cavernous haemangioma of the thyroid mimicking benign nodule- a diagnostic dilemma

Balkrishna Kumar, Saranya Thangavel, Kalaiarasi Raja, Rajesh Nachiappa Ganesh, Sunil Kumar Saxena


Cavernous haemangioma of the thyroid usually presents as a benign, solitary nodule mimicking colloid goitre. Depending upon the size, the symptoms may vary. Here we present a similar case report of a patient for whom we couldn’t make a definite diagnosis clinically or radiologically or by cytology. The patient underwent surgery and biopsy was reported as cavernous haemangioma of thyroid. Post-operative period was uneventful.


Haemangioma, Thyroid, Nodule

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