Journal of Cytology

CASE REPORT
Year
: 2000  |  Volume : 17  |  Issue : 1  |  Page : 49--51

Cytodiagnosis of medullary carcinoma of thyroid presenting as neck metastasis


Uma Handa1, Harsh Mohan2, Ravinder Sidhu3 
1 Reader, Government Medical College, Chandigarh, India
2 Prof. & Head, Department of Pathology, Department of Radiology, Government Medical College, Chandigarh, India
3 Sr. Lecturer, Department of Radiology, Government Medical College, Chandigarh, India

Correspondence Address:
Uma Handa
3255/24D, Chandigarh
India

A case of metastatic medullary carcinoma thyroid in 56 year old female is presented. The diagnosis was made on FNAC and confirmed by histopathology. The cytomorphologic features of medullary carcinoma of thyroid are highly distinctive and are discussed in this report.


How to cite this article:
Handa U, Mohan H, Sidhu R. Cytodiagnosis of medullary carcinoma of thyroid presenting as neck metastasis.J Cytol 2000;17:49-51


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Handa U, Mohan H, Sidhu R. Cytodiagnosis of medullary carcinoma of thyroid presenting as neck metastasis. J Cytol [serial online] 2000 [cited 2020 Jul 7 ];17:49-51
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