EDWARD ROSE, M.D., F.A.C.P.; JOSEPH EDEIKEN, M.D., F.A.C.P.
In 1938 we reported1 the case of a 45 year old woman with a nontoxic intrathoracic nodular colloid goiter who suffered severe attacks of thoracic and left shoulder pain, with abnormal T waves in the chest leads of her electrocardiogram. Following the removal of the goiter the attacks of pain diminished in frequency and severity and disappeared in about 17 months; the electrocardiogram returned to normal. It is our purpose here to report a 13 year postoperative follow-up on this patient. We also wish to describe briefly six other patients in whom we have observed the association of various types
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ROSE E, EDEIKEN J. THE ASSOCIATION OF NODULAR GOITER WITH THORACIC PAIN: REPORT OF SEVEN CASES(THE ASSOCIATION OF NODULAR GOITER WITH THORACIC PAIN: REPORT OF SEVEN CASES*). Ann Intern Med. 1951;34:1126–1136. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-34-5-1126
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 1951;34(5):1126-1136.
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