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Cervical lymphadenopathy: metastasis of papillary carcinoma or ectopic thyroid tissue?
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    Thyroid tissue in in cervical lymph nodes

    I read with interest the Case Report "Cervical lymphadenopathy: metastasis of papillary carcinoma or ectopic thyroid tissue?", since I as a pathologist recently faced a similar diagnostic situation with only minimal thyroid tissue (less than 1 mm of size) in a cervical lymph node (neck dissection due to squamous cell carcinoma of the head and neck region).

    We classified the minimal amount of thyroid tissue as...

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