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A Rare and Severe Complication Following Thyroid Fine Needle Aspiration: Retropharyngeal Cellulitis

Roberto Cesareo 1 , Anda Naciu 2 , Antonio Barberi 3 , Valerio Pasqualini 3 , Giuseppe Pelle 3 , Silvia Manfrini 2 , Gaia Tabacco 2 , Angelo Lauria Pantano 2 , Giuseppe Campagna 1 , Roberto Cianni 3 and Andrea Palermo 2 , *
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1 Department of Internal Medicine, S. M. Goretti Hospital, Latina, Italy
2 Department of Endocrinology, University Campus Bio-Medico, Rome, Italy
3 Department of Radiology, S. M. Goretti Hospital, Latina, Italy
Article information
  • International Journal of Endocrinology and Metabolism: October 01, 2016, 14 (4); e39174
  • Published Online: August 22, 2016
  • Article Type: Case Report
  • Received: May 16, 2016
  • Revised: August 8, 2016
  • Accepted: August 15, 2016
  • DOI: 10.5812/ijem.39174

To Cite: Cesareo R, Naciu A, Barberi A, Pasqualini V, Pelle G, et al. A Rare and Severe Complication Following Thyroid Fine Needle Aspiration: Retropharyngeal Cellulitis, Int J Endocrinol Metab. 2016 ; 14(4):e39174. doi: 10.5812/ijem.39174.

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1. Introduction
2. Case Presentation
3. Discussion
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