papillary carcinoma


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Related to papillary carcinoma: Papillary Renal Cell Carcinoma, follicular carcinoma

papillary carcinoma

[′pap·ə‚ler·ē ‚kärs·ən′ō·mə]
(medicine)
A carcinoma characterized by fingerlike outgrowths.
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Four cases were reported as suspicious for malignancy on cytology findings; 2 cases were diagnosed as papillary carcinoma of the thyroid; 2 diagnosed as anaplastic carcinoma of thyroid; and 2diagnosed as medullary carcinoma thyroid was confirmed histopathologically.
Ours is the first study of this type in South India analysing the molecular level changes in thyroid lesions and we found that BRAF mutation being highly specific for papillary carcinoma thyroid.
Table 1: Frequency of FNA diagnosis of 1,000 breast lesions in various age groups Breast lesions Age (years) 16-20 21-30 31-40 Inflammatory Acute mastitis 3 26 8 diseases Chronic granulomatous 4 7 9 (n = 159) mastitis Tubercular mastitis 1 4 3 Benign Fibroadenoma 108 327 3 lesion Lactating adenoma 4 26 6 (n = 573) Fibrocystic change - 5 19 Fibroadenosis 12 17 1 Gynecomastia 5 6 Galactocele 1 2 3 Benign phyllodes 2 1 Organized hematoma 2 2 1 Malignant Duct carcinoma 7 lesion Mucinous carcinoma (n = 268) Papillary carcinoma Medullary carcinoma Lobular carcinoma Metastasis Total Breast lesions Age (years) Total ?
Among malignant lesions, papillary carcinoma was the most common.
presented a 65-year-old male as a case of papillary carcinoma thyroid co-existing with oral cavity squamous cell carcinoma.
Thyroid follicular adenomas may display features of follicular carcinoma and follicular variant of papillary carcinoma.
The diagnosis of papillary carcinoma is based on nuclear features such as nuclear clearing, overlapping, grooving and pseudoinclusions.
Individual single cases were diagnosed with invasive lobular carcinoma, encapsulated papillary carcinoma, and mixed ductal/lobular carcinoma (Table-5).
KEYWORDS: Galactin-3, Follicular Adenoma, Follicular Carcinoma, Papillary Carcinoma.
Examining the RET mutation in papillary carcinoma, Sugg et al.
Two patients were 55 years of age while 18 patients having papillary carcinoma were below the age of 30 years showing high incidence of papillary carcinoma in younger age group.