Volume 2, Issue 5, October 2014, Page: 63-64
Papillary Carcinoma in the Thyroglossal Duct Cyst
Nalan Alev Canbolat, İskenderun State Hospital, Department of Otorhinolaringology, Hatay, Turkey
Tarik Gandi Cincin, İskenderun State Hospital, Department of General Surgery, Hatay, Turkey
Serdar Yanik, İskenderun State Hospital, Department of Patology,Hatay, Turkey
Ayse Neslin Akkoca, İskenderun State Hospital, Department of Family Medicine, Hatay, Turkey
Aysegul Kaynar, İskenderun State Hospital, Department of Patology,Hatay, Turkey
Received: Aug. 25, 2014;       Accepted: Sep. 9, 2014;       Published: Sep. 30, 2014
DOI: 10.11648/j.js.20140205.11      View  2895      Downloads  214
Aim: The most common congenital neck masses are thyroglossal duct cysts (TDC). They are often benign. 1% may become malignant. Although rare; the most common malignant pathology of them are thyroid papillary carcinoma. Therefore we wanted to share this case considering that is important.
Thyroglossal Duct Cyst, Thyroid Gland, Papillary Carcinoma
To cite this article
Nalan Alev Canbolat, Tarik Gandi Cincin, Serdar Yanik, Ayse Neslin Akkoca, Aysegul Kaynar, Papillary Carcinoma in the Thyroglossal Duct Cyst, Journal of Surgery. Vol. 2, No. 5, 2014, pp. 63-64. doi: 10.11648/j.js.20140205.11
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