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A rare case of ectopic retrosternal goitre
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  • Shen Leong Oh,
  • Clement Chia,
  • Oon Cheong Ooi,
  • Vikram Sonawane ,
  • Anil Rao,
  • Reyaz Singaporewalla
Shen Leong Oh
Khoo Teck Puat Hospital
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Clement Chia
Khoo Teck Puat Hospital
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Oon Cheong Ooi
National University Hospital
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Vikram Sonawane
Khoo Teck Puat Hospital
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Anil Rao
Khoo Teck Puat Hospital
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Reyaz Singaporewalla
Khoo Teck Puat Hospital
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Abstract

We present a patient with a rare ectopic retrosternal goitre that underwent a right hemithyroidectomy via an open cervical and video assisted thoracoscopic surgery (VATS). This case report reviews the work-up and radiological features of retrosternal goitre(RSG) and provides an update on the management of RSG.

Peer review status:ACCEPTED

14 Apr 2020Submitted to Clinical Case Reports
15 Apr 2020Submission Checks Completed
15 Apr 2020Assigned to Editor
21 Apr 2020Reviewer(s) Assigned
28 Apr 2020Review(s) Completed, Editorial Evaluation Pending
18 May 20201st Revision Received
19 May 2020Submission Checks Completed
19 May 2020Assigned to Editor
26 May 2020Review(s) Completed, Editorial Evaluation Pending
07 Jun 2020Editorial Decision: Accept