Calcifications were detected on roentgenography of the neck in a 5-year-old girl with a thyroid nodule. The lesion was subsequently found to be a papillary adenocarcinoma of the thyroid containing psammoma bodies. We found roentgenography of the neck to be useful in the differential diagnosis of thyroid nodules.
Olambiwonnu NO, Penny R, Frasier SD. Roentgenographic Calcifications in Carcinoma of the Thyroid. Am J Dis Child. 1975;129(3):371-372. doi:10.1001/archpedi.1975.02120400071018