Medullary carcinoma of thyroid

Known as: carcinomas medullary thyroid, of medullary carcinoma thyroid, Thyroid Gland Neuroendocrine Carcinoma 
A neuroendocrine carcinoma arising from the C-cells of the thyroid gland. It is closely associated with multiple endocrine neoplasia syndromes… (More)
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2012
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2012
PURPOSE There is no effective therapy for patients with advanced medullary thyroid carcinoma (MTC). Vandetanib, a once-daily oral… (More)
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2010
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2010
PURPOSE There is no effective therapy for patients with distant metastasis of medullary thyroid carcinoma (MTC). Activating… (More)
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2010
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2010
PURPOSE We conducted a phase II study to assess the efficacy of continuous dosing of sunitinib in patients with flurodeoxyglucose… (More)
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2006
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2006
BACKGROUND Medullary thyroid cancer (MTC) is a rare cancer. There is a relative paucity of data over the last decade with regard… (More)
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2004
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2004
The survival rate of patients with medullary thyroid carcinoma (MTC) is significantly better in patients diagnosed and treated… (More)
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2003
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2003
BACKGROUND An age-related progression from C-cell hyperplasia to medullary thyroid carcinoma is associated with various germ-line… (More)
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2000
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2000
BACKGROUND The clinical courses of patients with medullary thyroid carcinoma (MTC) vary, and a number of prognostic factors have… (More)
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1999
Highly Cited
1999
OBJECTIVE To establish the frequency, pattern and location of cervical lymph node metastases from palpable medullary thyroid… (More)
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1994
Highly Cited
1994
MULTIPLE endocrine neoplasia type 2 (MEN 2) comprises three clinically distinct, dominantly inherited cancer syndromes. MEN 2A… (More)
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1984
Highly Cited
1984
The natural history and prognostic factors of medullary carcinoma of the thyroid (MCT) were studied in 161 patients seen at the… (More)
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