Articles archives - Thyroid

  • Thyroglossal cyst - Pathogenesis, Clinical features and Treatment options

    Thyroglossal duct cyst (TDC) is a frequent congenital midline anomaly of the neck which usually manifests during the first decade of life. TDC is an epithelial lined tract that connects the tongue to the thyroid gland.

  • Revised Bethesda system for thyroid malignancies

    Fine needle aspiration cytology (FNAC) is corner stone investigation done in the evaluation of thyroid lesion. It is a simple, safe, quick and cost effective outpatient procedure.
    FNAC has got a high degree of diagnostic accuracy (85-100%) and a...

  • Tubercle of Zuckerkandl

    Zuckerkandl Tubercle (ZT) is the posterior projection of lateral lobes of the thyroid gland and is a common anatomical structure observed in 60-90% of cases.