Medullary thyroid carcinoma

Rodney 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
StatePublished - 1992
Externally publishedYes

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Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia Type 2a
Neck
Neoplasms
Medullary Thyroid cancer

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  • Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism

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Pommier, R., & Brennan, M. F. (1992). Medullary thyroid carcinoma. Endocrinologist, 2(6), 393-405.

Medullary thyroid carcinoma. / Pommier, Rodney; Brennan, Murray F.

In: Endocrinologist, Vol. 2, No. 6, 1992, p. 393-405.

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Pommier, R & Brennan, MF 1992, 'Medullary thyroid carcinoma', Endocrinologist, vol. 2, no. 6, pp. 393-405.
Pommier R, Brennan MF. Medullary thyroid carcinoma. Endocrinologist. 1992;2(6):393-405.
Pommier, Rodney ; Brennan, Murray F. / Medullary thyroid carcinoma. In: Endocrinologist. 1992 ; Vol. 2, No. 6. pp. 393-405.
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