thyrogenic

thyrogenous

 [thi-roj´ĕ-nus]
originating in the thyroid gland.

thy·ro·gen·ic

, thyrogenous (thī'rō-jen'ik, -roj'ĕ-nŭs),
Of thyroid gland origin.
[thyroid + G. -gen, producing]

thyrogenic

/thy·ro·gen·ic/ (-jen´ik) thyrogenous.

thyrogenic

[-jen′ik]
Etymology: Gk, thyreos, shield, eidos, form, genein, to produce
pertaining to an origin in the thyroid gland. Also called thyrogenous [thīroj′ənəs] .

thy·ro·gen·ic

, thyrogenous (thī'rō-jen'ik, -roj'ĕ-nŭs)
Of thyroid gland origin.
[thyroid + G. -gen, producing]

thyrogenic, thyrogenous

originating in the thyroid.
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MTwo cells of origin are described for the malignant tumors developing from the Thyroglossal duct: Thyrogenic carcinoma arising from thyro-embryonic remnants in the duct or a cyst, and squamous cell carcinoma arising from metaplastic columnar cells that line the duct.