Simultaneous occurrence of medullary and papillary thyroid microcarcinomas: a case series and review of the literature

@inproceedings{Adnan2013SimultaneousOO,
  title={Simultaneous occurrence of medullary and papillary thyroid microcarcinomas: a case series and review of the literature},
  author={Zaina Adnan and Eldad Arad and James D. Dana and Yaakov Shendler and Elzbieta Baron},
  booktitle={Journal of medical case reports},
  year={2013}
}
UNLABELLED INTRODUCTION Papillary thyroid microcarcinoma has been demonstrated to present in association with medullary thyroid carcinoma, however, medullary thyroid carcinoma and papillary thyroid carcinoma represent rare entities. In recent years this rarity has been increasingly observed. The pathogenesis is still controversial. Genetic analysis of RET proto-oncogenes in cases of simultaneous papillary thyroid carcinoma and medullary thyroid carcinoma has so far provided conflicting… CONTINUE READING