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ea0037ep869 | Thyroid cancer | ECE2015

A rare case of an off midline thyroglossal duct cyst papillary thyroid carcinoma

Balas Melania , Golu Ioana , Amzar Daniela , Vlad Mihaela , Ianes Emilia , Dema Alis , Zosin Ioana

Introduction: Papillary thyroid carcinoma can be found very rarely in a thyroglossal duct cyst (TDC) (1%), this cancer variant being the most common type. Although, most of the TDC develop in the midline of the thyroglossal duct (~70%), some cysts occur off midline, within 2 cm of the midline.Case presentation: The female patient of 34-year-old presented at the Maxillofacial Surgery Department in October 2014, with a right submandibular painless neck mas...