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Turin criteria

Thursday 8 December 2016

Turin proposal ; Turin classification

The poorly differentiated thyroid carcinoma (PDTC) and anaplastic thyroid carcinoma (ATC) are aggressive thyroid tumors associated with a high mortality rate of 38-57 % and almost 100 % respectively.

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Volante M, Papotti M.
Endocr Pathol. 2010 Mar;21(1):1-6. doi : 10.1007/s12022-009-9100-4
PMID: 19960273

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Volante M, Papotti M.
Endocr Pathol. 2010 Mar;21(1):1-6. doi : 10.1007/s12022-009-9100-4
PMID: 19960273

- Poorly differentiated thyroid carcinoma: the Turin proposal for the use of uniform diagnostic criteria and an algorithmic diagnostic approach.
Volante M, Collini P, Nikiforov YE, Sakamoto A, Kakudo K, Katoh R, Lloyd RV, LiVolsi VA, Papotti M, Sobrinho-Simoes M, Bussolati G, Rosai J.
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Volante M, Cavallo GP, Papotti M.
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