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Agenesis of isthmus of thyroid gland, its embryological basis and clinical significance--a case report.
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PMID:  21744773     Owner:  NLM     Status:  In-Process    
A wide range of morphological varieties and developmental anomalies of the thyroid gland have been reported in literature such as hypoplasia, ectopy, hemi agenesis, and agenesis. Out of these the incidence of agenesis of the isthmus of thyroid gland is rare and very few cases have been reported. In the present case report a male cadaver was found with agenesis of isthmus of thyroid gland with pyramidal lobe and levator glandulae thyroidae arising from right lobe.
G P Kumar; N Satyanarayana; N Vishwakarma; R Guha; A K Dutta; P Sunitha
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Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Nepal Medical College journal : NMCJ     Volume:  12     ISSN:  -     ISO Abbreviation:  Nepal Med Coll J     Publication Date:  2010 Dec 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2011-07-12     Completed Date:  -     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  101129937     Medline TA:  Nepal Med Coll J     Country:  Nepal    
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Languages:  eng     Pagination:  272-4     Citation Subset:  IM    
Department of Anatomy, Sri Muthukumaran Medical College Hospital and Research Institute, Chikkarayapuram Chennai, India.
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