Hürthle cell (oxyphilic) papillary thyroid carcinoma: A variant with more aggressive biologic behavior

@article{Herrera1992HrthleC,
  title={H{\"u}rthle cell (oxyphilic) papillary thyroid carcinoma: A variant with more aggressive biologic behavior},
  author={Miguel F Herrera and Ph.D. Ian D. Hay M.B. and Patricia S. -C. Wu M.B. and John R. Goellner and John J. Ryan M.B. and Jan R. Ebersold R.N. and Erik J. Bergstralh M.S. and Clive S. Grant},
  journal={World Journal of Surgery},
  year={1992},
  volume={16},
  pages={669-674}
}
The latest World Health Organization International Classification defines papillary thyroid carcinoma by its “follicular cell differentiation ... as well as characteristic nuclear changes”. However the oxyphilic (Hürthle cell) papillary carcinoma have nuclei which generally resemble the nuclei seen in oxyphilic follicular carcinomas, and such oxyphilic… CONTINUE READING