Papillary thyroid carcinoma tall cell variant.


BACKGROUND The most common of the aggressive variant of papillary thyroid carcinoma (PTC) is the tall cell variant (TCV). Because there are serious prognostic and management implications to a diagnosis of TCV, we review the entity to inform clinicians about the many facets of TCV. SUMMARY The TCV of PTC is characterized by cells having the nuclear… (More)
DOI: 10.1089/thy.2008.0164