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Simultaneous presentation of Wunderlich’s syndrome and thyroid nodule in a patient with Tuberous sclerosis: Are thyroid lesions a part of Tuberous Sclerosis Complex?

Manav Agrawal, Siddharth Pandey, Ajay Aggarwal, Kaushal Gupta, Satyanarayan Sankhwar.

Abstract
A multisystem involvement is seen in tuberous sclerosis with variety of manifestations, but thyroid lesions are rarely reported in this syndrome. Angiomyolipomas of the kidney are common in tuberous sclerosis, and when present are a significant cause of morbidity. Wunderlich’s syndrome is the most dreaded complication in such patients. We present the case of a 25-year-old male patient who had tuberous sclerosis and presented to us with flank pain and haematuria. On evaluation he was found to have bilateral angiomyolipomas along with a thyroid nodule and had Wunderlich’s syndrome.

Key words: Tuberous Sclerosis; Wunderlich's Syndrome; Thyroid; Angiomyolipoma


 
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Manav Agrawal, Siddharth Pandey, Ajay Aggarwal, Kaushal Gupta, Satyanarayan Sankhwar. Simultaneous presentation of Wunderlich’s syndrome and thyroid nodule in a patient with Tuberous sclerosis: Are thyroid lesions a part of Tuberous Sclerosis Complex?. A J Diagn Imaging. 2018; 4(1): 14-18. doi:10.5455/ajdi.20180616064335


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Manav Agrawal, Siddharth Pandey, Ajay Aggarwal, Kaushal Gupta, Satyanarayan Sankhwar. Simultaneous presentation of Wunderlich’s syndrome and thyroid nodule in a patient with Tuberous sclerosis: Are thyroid lesions a part of Tuberous Sclerosis Complex?. http://www.jdiagnosticimaging.com/?mno=301999 [Access: November 15, 2018]. doi:10.5455/ajdi.20180616064335


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Manav Agrawal, Siddharth Pandey, Ajay Aggarwal, Kaushal Gupta, Satyanarayan Sankhwar. Simultaneous presentation of Wunderlich’s syndrome and thyroid nodule in a patient with Tuberous sclerosis: Are thyroid lesions a part of Tuberous Sclerosis Complex?. A J Diagn Imaging. 2018; 4(1): 14-18. doi:10.5455/ajdi.20180616064335



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Manav Agrawal, Siddharth Pandey, Ajay Aggarwal, Kaushal Gupta, Satyanarayan Sankhwar. Simultaneous presentation of Wunderlich’s syndrome and thyroid nodule in a patient with Tuberous sclerosis: Are thyroid lesions a part of Tuberous Sclerosis Complex?. A J Diagn Imaging. (2018), [cited November 15, 2018]; 4(1): 14-18. doi:10.5455/ajdi.20180616064335



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Manav Agrawal, Siddharth Pandey, Ajay Aggarwal, Kaushal Gupta, Satyanarayan Sankhwar (2018) Simultaneous presentation of Wunderlich’s syndrome and thyroid nodule in a patient with Tuberous sclerosis: Are thyroid lesions a part of Tuberous Sclerosis Complex?. A J Diagn Imaging, 4 (1), 14-18. doi:10.5455/ajdi.20180616064335



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Manav Agrawal, Siddharth Pandey, Ajay Aggarwal, Kaushal Gupta, Satyanarayan Sankhwar. 2018. Simultaneous presentation of Wunderlich’s syndrome and thyroid nodule in a patient with Tuberous sclerosis: Are thyroid lesions a part of Tuberous Sclerosis Complex?. American Journal of Diagnostic Imaging , 4 (1), 14-18. doi:10.5455/ajdi.20180616064335



Chicago Style

Manav Agrawal, Siddharth Pandey, Ajay Aggarwal, Kaushal Gupta, Satyanarayan Sankhwar. "Simultaneous presentation of Wunderlich’s syndrome and thyroid nodule in a patient with Tuberous sclerosis: Are thyroid lesions a part of Tuberous Sclerosis Complex?." American Journal of Diagnostic Imaging 4 (2018), 14-18. doi:10.5455/ajdi.20180616064335



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Manav Agrawal, Siddharth Pandey, Ajay Aggarwal, Kaushal Gupta, Satyanarayan Sankhwar. "Simultaneous presentation of Wunderlich’s syndrome and thyroid nodule in a patient with Tuberous sclerosis: Are thyroid lesions a part of Tuberous Sclerosis Complex?." American Journal of Diagnostic Imaging 4.1 (2018), 14-18. Print. doi:10.5455/ajdi.20180616064335



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Manav Agrawal, Siddharth Pandey, Ajay Aggarwal, Kaushal Gupta, Satyanarayan Sankhwar (2018) Simultaneous presentation of Wunderlich’s syndrome and thyroid nodule in a patient with Tuberous sclerosis: Are thyroid lesions a part of Tuberous Sclerosis Complex?. American Journal of Diagnostic Imaging , 4 (1), 14-18. doi:10.5455/ajdi.20180616064335





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