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Anaplastic Thyroid Carcinoma: Spot Diagnosis

Mahesh Hema Meti-Raghava, Chitresh Kumar

Keywords : Anaplastic thyroid carcinoma, Endocrine cancer, Thyroid cancer

Citation Information : Meti-Raghava MH, Kumar C. Anaplastic Thyroid Carcinoma: Spot Diagnosis. 2021; 16 (2):89-90.

DOI: 10.5005/jp-journals-10088-11168

License: CC BY-NC 4.0

Published Online: 04-02-2022

Copyright Statement:  Copyright © 2021; The Author(s).


Though anaplastic thyroid carcinoma is a rare entity, it is very lethal. It is a surgical semi-emergency because it is rapidly progressive and once it breaches the thyroid capsule, it becomes inoperable. Therefore, every clinician should have a very low index of suspicion.

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