Esophageal recurrence of medullary thyroid carcinoma.

  title={Esophageal recurrence of medullary thyroid carcinoma.},
  author={Jos{\'e} Luis Mu{\~n}oz de Nova and Agnieszka Dworzynska and Leyre Lorente-Poch and Juan J. Sancho and Antonio Sitges-Serra},
  journal={Gland surgery},
  volume={4 6},
Medullary thyroid carcinoma (MTC) metastasizes to the regional lymph nodes and to the lungs, liver and bones. Only one case of recurrence of MTC involving the upper gastrointestinal tract has been reported so far. We describe the case of a 38-year-old woman with MTC, who developed an upper esophageal submucosal recurrence after two previous local… CONTINUE READING