Cribiform-morular variant of papillary thyroid carcinoma and familial adenomatous polyposis: Report of a case

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Mario Giuffrida
Federica De Giorgi
Federico Cozzani
Matteo Rossini
Elena Bonati
Paolo Del Rio

Keywords

familial adenomatous polyposis, papillary thyroid carcinoma, FAP, thyroid

Abstract

Cribiform-morular thyroid carcinoma is a rare variant of papillary thyroid carcinoma. It is usually related to Familial Adenomatous Polyposis (FAP) but rarely it may be sporadic. This variant of PTC occurs in young females and it is rare in the elderly. We report a case of a 20 years old female presenting thyroid carcinoma and personal history of FAP.

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