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An Unusual Combination of Parathyroid Adenoma, Medullary and Papillary Thyroid Carcinoma

Author(s): Nastaran Sabetkish | Seyyed Mohammad Tavangar

Journal: Acta Medica Iranica
ISSN 0044-6025

Volume: 51;
Issue: 5;
Start page: 337;
Date: 2013;
Original page

Keywords: Medullary Thyroid Carcinoma | Parathyroid Adenoma | Papillary Thyroid Carcinoma

The coexistence of medullary thyroid carcinoma (MTC), papillary thyroid carcinoma (PTC) and parathyroid adenoma is an uncommon clinical entity. Here, we report a case of MTC, PTC, and parathyroid adenoma diagnosed incidentally on a routine physical examination of the neck for the work-up of diabetes. The patient had neither symptoms of hypercalcemia nor those related to MTC and PTC.
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