[Cytologic diagnosis of medullary carcinoma of the thyroid gland].

  title={[Cytologic diagnosis of medullary carcinoma of the thyroid gland].},
  author={Jaroslava Du{\vs}kov{\'a} and Zdeňka L{\'i}manov{\'a}},
  journal={Ceskoslovenska patologie},
  volume={29 1},
Over a five year period 50 malignant tumours (3.8% of investigations) has been histologically proved in a group of 1378 patients who underwent fine needle aspiration biopsy of thyroid. Five of these were medullary carcinomas (0.38% of investigation, 10% of malignancies). During revision and cytohistological correlation the most important cytologic diagnostic features for the sequential diagnosis of medullary carcinoma especially in cases without indicative clinical symptomatology have been… CONTINUE READING


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