thyroglossal cyst


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thyroglossal cyst

[¦thī·rō′gläs·əl ′sist]
(medicine)
A cyst formed from the remnants of the thyroglossal duct.
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16) In this study, the majority of the cases were managed by Sistrunk operation followed by excision of the thyroglossal cyst alone.
Thyroglossal cysts in a pediatric population: apparent differences from adult thyroglossal cysts.
Later he performed three operations which included open right lobectomy, Thyroglossal cyst and endoscopic thyroidectomy and demonstrated his surgical techniques.
The non-neoplastic lesions of thyroid gland include: goitre, dyshormonogenetic goitre, thyroiditis, hyperplastic nodule, simple cyst and thyroglossal cyst.
6%) cases], follicular adenoma [3 (5%) cases], thyroglossal cyst [2 (3.
The differential diagnosis includes branchial cyst, thyroglossal cyst, dermoid cyst, lipoma, laryngocele, thyroid mass, and hemangioma.
Any anechoic area in the fetal neck must be differentiated from other diseases, such as cervical cystic hygroma, cystic teratoma, or thyroglossal cyst.
The different histopathological types of neoplasia reported in cases of thyroglossal cyst malignancy are papillary carcinoma accounting for 81.
The less common pathologies presenting as swelling in the neck are carotid body tumour, bronchial cyst, thyroglossal cyst, cystic hygroma, pharyngeal pouch and lumps of skin appendages.
She had a longstanding history of globus pharyngeus and a midline cyst, which had been diagnosed as a thyroglossal cyst 9 years earlier.
The differential diagnosis offered was neoplastic lesion, goitre and thyroglossal cyst.