• patients
  • In nearly all cases, the patients do not have any thyroid hormone dysfunction (hyperthyroidism or hypothyroidism - respectively, excessive or low hormone levels). (wikipedia.org)
  • cytology
  • To determine the validity of Fine needle aspiration cytology (FNAC) in diagnosing thyroid neoplasms and to identify the causes of false positive and negative results. (sljol.info)
  • neoplasia
  • The point mutation in Ras genes (H-Ras, K-Ras, and N-Ras) has been highlighted in thyroid neoplasia with an overall different incidence according to the histotype. (omicsonline.org)
  • metastases
  • In CCRCC patients, a particularly prolonged survival rate may be achieved with the appropriate therapy, in contrast to the ominous prognosis typically found in patients with thyroid metastases from other origins. (hindawi.com)
  • In autopsy series, thyroid metastases from CCRCC have been detected in 4-5% of patients, but those that are clinically significant are a rare event [ 2 ]. (hindawi.com)