Differentiated thyroid carcinoma
Synonyms: Papillary or follicular thyroid carcinoma | Well-differentiated thyroid carcinoma
A rare slow-growing epithelial thyroid carcinoma typically presenting as an asymptomatic thyroid mass and is classed as either papillary thyroid cancer (PTC) follicular thyroid cancer (FTC) or Hurthle cell thyroid cancer (HCTC).
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