Medullary thyroid carcinoma

Rodney F. Pommier, Murray F. Brennan

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    Abstract

    The purpose of this paper is to review the current knowledge on medullary thyroid carcinoma. The classification, associations with multiple endocrine neoplasia type 2, presentation, diagnosis, management, and prognosis of this tumor will be presented. Particular emphasis will be placed on diagnosis of patients through screening, and management of patients with persistent hypercalcitoninemia following appropriate neck operations.

    Original languageEnglish (US)
    Pages (from-to)393-405
    Number of pages13
    JournalEndocrinologist
    Volume2
    Issue number6
    DOIs
    StatePublished - Nov 1992

    ASJC Scopus subject areas

    • Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism

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