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CASE REPORT
Year : 2019  |  Volume : 16  |  Issue : 2  |  Page : 88-90

Incidental detection of papillary microcarcinoma along with follicular adenoma: A report of two cases


Department of Pathology, North Delhi Municipal Corporation Medical College and Hindu Rao Hospital, New Delhi, India

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Dr. Sompal Singh
Department of Pathology, North Delhi Municipal Corporation Medical College and Hindu Rao Hospital, New Delhi
India
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DOI: 10.4103/trp.trp_1_19

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Papillary thyroid carcinoma (PTC) is the most common thyroid neoplasms accounting for about 80%–90% of thyroid malignancies. Thyroid papillary microcarcinomas are the subtype of papillary carcinoma, defined as thyroid tumor <1–1.5 cm. They are incidentally encountered in autopsies or surgical specimens or nodular thyroid diseases where malignancy is not suspected. Hence, a meticulous search is mandatory for finding foci of PTC before labeling as benign.


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