Cribriform morular variant of papillary thyroid carcinoma: clinical and cytomorphological features on fine-needle aspiration.

@article{Boonyaarunnate2013CribriformMV,
  title={Cribriform morular variant of papillary thyroid carcinoma: clinical and cytomorphological features on fine-needle aspiration.},
  author={Thiraphon Boonyaarunnate and Matthew Theodore Olson and Justin A Bishop and Grace C H Yang and Syed Zulfiqar Ali},
  journal={Acta cytologica},
  year={2013},
  volume={57 2},
  pages={127-33}
}
BACKGROUND Cribriform-morular variant of papillary thyroid carcinoma (CMV-PTC) is a rare tumor that may arise in patients with familial adenomatous polyposis (FAP), although sporadic instances of this tumor have been reported. When it arises in FAP, CMV-PTC may present before colonic manifestations are apparent, so proper identification and classification are essential for prompt assessment of the colonic disease status and genetic and familial counseling. METHODS Nine cases of PTC with… CONTINUE READING