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Papillary carcinoma in a giant thyroglossal duct cyst

      Abstract

      Thyroglossal duct cysts (TGDCs) are common, however, a malignancy occurring in a TGDC is rare. The presence on an underlying malignancy is clinically occult but may be detected on preoperative imaging studies. We describe the CT findings of a papillary carcinoma occurring in a TGDC.

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