Thyroglossal duct cyst carcinoma

  • Ashim Kumar Biswas Department of Otolaryngology, Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Medical University, Kazi Nazrul Islam Avenue, Shahbag, Dhaka
  • Kazi Shameemus Salam Department of Otolaryngology, Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Medical University, Kazi Nazrul Islam Avenue, Shahbag, Dhaka
  • Md. Mosleb Uddin Department of Otolaryngology, Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Medical University, Kazi Nazrul Islam Avenue, Shahbag, Dhaka
  • Kanu Lal Saha Department of Otolaryngology, Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Medical University, Kazi Nazrul Islam Avenue, Shahbag, Dhaka
  • Belayat Hossain Siddiquee Department of Otolaryngology, Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Medical University, Kazi Nazrul Islam Avenue, Shahbag, Dhaka
  • Mohammad Asraful Islam Department of Otolaryngology, Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Medical University, Kazi Nazrul Islam Avenue, Shahbag, Dhaka
Keywords: Carcinoma, Cyst, Thyroglossal duct

Abstract

Thyroglossal duct cyst carcinoma in a rare condition. Only around 250 cases of malignant thyroglossal cyst have been reported as far. We report a 45 years old women presenting with a painless swelling in the midline in the upper part of front of neck for 1 yr. This swelling moves with deglutition, multilobulated moves up on protrusion of tongue. FNAC revealed cystic lesion compatible with thyroglossal duct cyst. Ultrasonogram revealed mass is separated from thyroid gland. Patient underwent sistnmk's operation and tissue was sent for histopathological examination and report reveled papillary carcinoma of thyroglossal duct cyst.

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2016-08-04
How to Cite
Biswas, A., Salam, K., Uddin, M., Saha, K., Siddiquee, B., & Islam, M. (2016). Thyroglossal duct cyst carcinoma. Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Medical University Journal, 6(2), 172-174. https://doi.org/10.3329/bsmmuj.v6i2.29137
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Case Reports