Furio Pacini, Author at Clinical Advisor

Furio Pacini

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Undifferentiated thyroid cancer

Are you sure the patient has undifferentiated thyroid cancer? Definition Undifferentiated thyroid carcinoma (UTC) refers to a cancer arising from the follicular thyroid epithelium but lacking the typical differentiation features of the thyroid gland: iodine uptake, thyroglobulin secretion, response to thyroid stimulating hormone (TSH) stimulation. These are the most aggressive types of thyroid malignancy. The…

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