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Differentiated thyroid carcinoma

Disease definition

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).

ORPHA:146

Classification level: Disorder
  • Synonym(s):
    • Papillary or follicular thyroid carcinoma
    • Well-differentiated thyroid carcinoma
  • Prevalence: Unknown
  • Inheritance: Not applicable 
  • Age of onset: Adult, Childhood, Adolescent
  • ICD-10: C73
  • OMIM: 188550  607464
  • UMLS: C0238463
  • MeSH: -
  • GARD: 12027
  • MedDRA: -

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