FVPTC

(redirected from Follicular Variant of Papillary Thyroid Cancer)
AcronymDefinition
FVPTCFollicular Variant of Papillary Thyroid Carcinoma
FVPTCFollicular Variant of Papillary Thyroid Cancer (genetics)
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Of these patients, 212 had classic or usual papillary thyroid cancer histologically, while 29 had the follicular variant of papillary thyroid cancer and 73 had follicular thyroid cancer.
Molecular testing with Afirma GEC is often "suspicious" in noninvasive encapsulated follicular variant of papillary thyroid cancers and should lead to ipsilateral lobectomy and isthmusectomy in the absence of historical, clinical, neck ultrasound or fine needle aspiration biopsy findings elsewhere suggesting metastatic lymph node involvement or synchronous thyroid malignancy [13].