Anaplastic Transformation of Metastatic Papillary Thyroid Carcinoma in a Cervical Lymph Node: a Timeline and Short Review

Udi Cinamon, Yoav Horev, Hananya Vaknine
2020 Journal of Endocrine Surgery  
Anaplastic thyroid cancer (ATC) is accepted as the transformation of a pre-existing glandular papillary thyroid carcinoma (PTC). Anaplastic transformation of a neck PTC metastasis in a lymph node is extraordinary. We present a patient with an exceptional timeline of an untreated neck PTC recurrence in a lymph node and its rare anaplastic transformation. A 68-year-old patient with PTC and neck metastasis, (stage III/II 7th/8th American
doi:10.16956/jes.2020.20.1.3 fatcat:od346fijuje4ddhenhfut4dkwm