Anaplastic thyroid cancer

Alan P.B. Dackiw

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

4 Scopus citations


Although the majority of thyroid cancer patients presenting to our surgical endocrinology clinics present with resectable and often curable disease, patients may rarely present with a history and physical findings suggestive of an anaplastic thyroid cancer. The endocrine surgeon should recognize, diagnose, and treat this patient urgently and promptly. The clinical course and findings from two patients who presented to our endocrine surgery clinic recently are summarized below from the patients' clinical notes.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationEndocrine Neoplasia
EditorsCord Sturgeon
Number of pages10
StatePublished - Jan 1 2010

Publication series

NameCancer Treatment and Research
ISSN (Print)0927-3042

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Oncology
  • Cancer Research


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