microcarcinoma of the thyroid

microcarcinoma of the thyroid

(mī'krō-kar-si-nō'mă thī'royd),
microscopic papillary carcinoma of the thyroid, usually well encapsulated and measuring less than 5 mm in diameter.
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Patient age is significantly related to the progression of papillary microcarcinoma of the thyroid under observation.
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Renaming papillary microcarcinoma of the thyroid gland: the Porto proposal.
It is important to discover it as soon as possible because of the continually increasing prevalence of thyroid cancer and microcarcinoma of the thyroid but also because of the presence of toxic thyroid nodular goiter more frequently in the elderly [49, 50].
Papillary microcarcinoma of the thyroid among atomic bomb survivors: tumor characteristics and radiation risk.
Prognostic factors affecting neck lymph node recurrence and distant metastasis in papillary microcarcinoma of the thyroid: results of a study in 445 patients.
Inherited medullary microcarcinoma of the thyroid: a study of 11 cases.
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Identification of a neck lump as a lymph node metastasis from an occult contralateral papillary microcarcinoma of the thyroid: Key role of thyroglobulin assay in the fine-needle aspirate.