Print Page
Glossary: familial medullary thyroid cancer, Masonic Cancer Center, University of Minnesota

familial medullary thyroid cancer

(fuh-MIH-lee-ul MED-yoo-LAYR-ee THY-royd KAN-ser)

An inherited form of medullary thyroid cancer (cancer that forms in the cells of the thyroid that make the hormone calcitonin).

2007-08-20