Table of Contents Author Guidelines Submit a Manuscript
Case Reports in Endocrinology
Volume 2016 (2016), Article ID 4307695, 4 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2016/4307695
Case Report

Surgical Management of Life-Threatening Thyroid Haematoma following Occult Blunt Neck Trauma

University Hospital of Wales, Cardiff CF14 4XW, UK

Received 10 July 2016; Accepted 25 September 2016

Academic Editor: Osamu Isozaki

Copyright © 2016 Ronak Ved et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

Linked References

  1. O. Heizmann, R. Schmid, and D. Oertli, “Blunt injury to the thyroid gland: proposed classification and treatment algorithm,” The Journal of Trauma, vol. 61, no. 4, pp. 1012–1015, 2006. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  2. M. Blaivas, D. B. Hom, and J. G. Younger, “Thyroid gland hematoma after blunt cervical trauma,” The American Journal of Emergency Medicine, vol. 17, no. 4, pp. 348–350, 1999. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  3. R. L. Behrends and R. B. Low, “Acute goiter hematoma following blunt neck trauma,” Annals of Emergency Medicine, vol. 16, no. 11, pp. 1300–1301, 1987. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  4. C. Weeks, F. D. Moore Jr., S. J. Ferzoco, and J. Gates, “Blunt trauma to the thyroid: a case report,” The American Surgeon, vol. 71, no. 6, pp. 518–521, 2005. View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  5. B. Saylam, B. Çomçali, M. V. Ozer, and F. Coskun, “Thyroid gland hematoma after blunt neck trauma,” The Western Journal of Emergency Medicine, vol. 10, no. 4, pp. 247–249, 2009. View at Google Scholar
  6. W. B. Armstrong, G. F. Funk, and D. H. Rice, “Acute airway compromise secondary to traumatic thyroid hemorrhage,” Archives of Otolaryngology—Head and Neck Surgery, vol. 120, no. 4, pp. 427–430, 1994. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus