Follicular carcinoma in a thyroglossal duct.

  title={Follicular carcinoma in a thyroglossal duct.},
  author={L J van Zuiden and Geoffrey A. Machin and W E Mydland},
  journal={Canadian journal of surgery. Journal canadien de chirurgie},
  volume={22 6},
The case of a 24-year-old woman with follicular carcinoma arising de novo in a thyroglossal duct is reported. A review of the literature disclosed seven case reports of thyroglossal duct carcinoma with a mixed papillary-follicular pattern. There are three criteria for the diagnosis of follicular carcinoma of a thyroglossal duct: presence of a thyroglossal… CONTINUE READING