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ea0049ep1447 | Thyroid (non-cancer) | ECE2017

Papillary carcinoma of thyroglossal duct cyst with cervical lymph node metastasis

Hafsa Si Youcef , Amani Boussata , Said Azzoug , Someya Fedala Nora

Introduction: Neoplasias in the thyroglossal duct cyst (TDC) are rare, their prevalence varies from 1 to 1.5%. The most common cancer is papillary cancer representing 85% of cases. The diagnosis is often fortuitous following to the anatomopathological examination of the surgical specimen.Patient and method: Our patient has 33-years-old, with no previous medical history, which underwent a resection of a TDC of 29 mm in diameter, diagnosed by an anterior c...