"Thyroglossal Cyst" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
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A cyst in the neck caused by persistence of portions of, or by lack of closure of, the primitive thyroglossal duct. (Dorland, 27th ed)
- Thyroglossal Cyst
- Cyst, Thyroglossal
- Cysts, Thyroglossal
- Thyroglossal Cysts
- Thyroglossal Duct Cyst
- Cyst, Thyroglossal Duct
- Cysts, Thyroglossal Duct
- Thyroglossal Duct Cysts
- Thyrolingual Cyst
- Cyst, Thyrolingual
- Cysts, Thyrolingual
- Thyrolingual Cysts
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Thyroglossal Cyst" by people in Profiles.
Farvolden D, Sweeney SM, Wiss K. Lumps and bumps in neonates and infants. Dermatol Ther. 2005 Mar-Apr; 18(2):104-16.
Johnson LA, Polga JP. Follicular adenocarcinoma arising in a thyroglossal duct remnant. Clin Nucl Med. 1988 May; 13(5):378.