Thyroid Cancer, Medullary, Stage IVC

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Title: Thyroid Cancer, Medullary, Stage IVC
Description: Stage IVC medullary thyroid cancer; drawing shows other parts of the body where thyroid cancer may spread, including the lymph nodes, lung, and bone. An inset shows cancer cells spreading from the thyroid, through the blood and lymph system, to another part of the body where metastatic cancer has formed.

Stage IVC medullary thyroid cancer. The tumor is any size and cancer has spread to other parts of the body, such as the lungs and bones, and may have spread to lymph nodes.
Topics/Categories: Anatomy -- Respiratory/Thoracic System
Type: Color, Medical Illustration
Source: National Cancer Institute
Creator: Terese Winslow (Illustrator)
AV Number: CDR780095
Date Created: July 11, 2016
Date Added: May 15, 2017
Reuse Restrictions: Yes - This image is copyright protected. Any use of this image is subject to prevailing copyright laws. U.S. Government has reuse rights. Please contact the rights holder of this image for permission requests.

Rights holder: Terese Winslow