follicular tumour

follicular tumour

(1) Trichilemmal cyst, sebaceous cyst. 
(2) A thyroid neoplasm arising in thyroid follicles—e.g., follicular adenoma, follicular carcinoma.
(3) A nonspecific term for a tumour with prominent follicle formation. 
(4) Follicular dendritic cell sarcoma, see there.
(5) Follicular lymphoma, see there.
(6) Follicular mucinosis.
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Differentiated thyroid cancer mainly involves papillary and follicular tumours that do not usually progress to clinical forms of cancer, but overly meticulous examinations are detecting the condition in the early stages and resulting in unnecessary surgeries," said Dr Doi, who is also a clinical epidemiologist at the Australian National University (ANU) Research School of Population Health and a specialist in endocrinology.
Among the hair follicular tumours, Trichoepithelioma and Pilomatricoma were the common types observed in this study.