Thyroglossal Cyst

Known as: PERSISTENT DUCTUS THYREOGLOSSUS/FISTEL, Kyste canal thyreoglosse, Cysts, Thyroglossal 
A cyst in the neck caused by persistence of portions of, or by lack of closure of, the primitive thyroglossal duct. (Dorland, 27th ed)

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1946-2017
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2011
2011
Thyroglossal duct cysts are usually located in the midline of the neck. The coexistence of carcinomas in thyroglossal duct cysts… (More)
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2006
2006
Thyroglossal duct cysts (TDC) are the most common congenital anomalies of the thyroid gland and less than 1% of them become… (More)
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2004
2004
OBJECTIVE To present a report series of five cases, compare their clinical evolution, and establish the appropriate treatment… (More)
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1997
1997
The inadvertent removal of ectopic thyroid gland (ETG) that was mistaken for a thyroglossal duct cyst (TDC) leading to important… (More)
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1994
1994
A case is presented of a laterally occurring thyroglossal cyst. In conventional teaching, thyroglossal duct remnants occupy the… (More)
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1994
1994
Six patients with Baker's cysts, 3 with branchial cleft cysts, and 2 with thyroglossal duct cysts were treated with percutaneous… (More)
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1989
1989
Thyroglossal duct cysts are embryologic anomalies arising from epithelial remnants of the duct left after the descent of the… (More)
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1986
1986
From 1970 to 1985, 64 patients underwent surgical management for thyroglossal duct cysts at the University of Oklahoma Health… (More)
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1984
1984
A case of papillary thyroid carcinoma arising in a thyroglossal duct cyst is presented. The tumour is rare and is generally not… (More)
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1977
1977
Recurrences after surgery for thyroglossal cysts and fistulas were common until, in 1920, Sistrunk described his technique for… (More)
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