Thyroglossal duct cyst and ectopic thyroid: Surgical management Review uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Cell Transformation, Neoplastic
  • Thyroglossal Cyst
  • Thyroid Dysgenesis
  • Thyroid Neoplasms

abstract

  • The embryology, presentation, imaging, and treatment of the thyroglossal duct cyst will be reviewed. Anatomic features and surgical technique to prevent complications and recurrence will be discussed. Included in the discussion will be the management of thyroglossal duct cyst malignancy and ectopic thyroid.

publication date

  • January 2015

Research

keywords

  • Review

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.otc.2014.09.003

PubMed ID

  • 25439547

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 15

end page

  • 27

volume

  • 48

number

  • 1