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medullary carcinoma

[MED-you-lair-ee] a special type of invasive ductal carcinoma of the breast. There is also a medullary type of thyroid cancer, which makes up about 4% of all thyroid cancers. See also invasive ductal carcinoma.

References: Thyroid cancer detailed guide | American Cancer ...

... rapidly progressive and radioiodine unresponsive thyroid carcinomas:
Preliminary results ... thyroid cancer and metastatic medullary carcinoma of the ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/thyroidcancer/detailedguide/thyroid-cancer-references

Types of breast cancers | American Cancer Society

... tissue) of the breast, in contrast to carcinomas, which develop in the ... Medullary
carcinoma; Mucinous (or colloid) carcinoma; Papillary carcinoma; ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/breastcancer/detailedguide/breast-cancer-breast-cancer-types

What is kidney cancer? | American Cancer Society

... Multilocular cystic RCC; Medullary carcinoma; Mucinous tubular ... Unclassified
renal cell carcinoma. ... include transitional cell carcinomas, Wilms tumors ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/kidneycancer/detailedguide/kidney-cancer-adult-what-is-kidney-cancer

What is adrenal cancer?

... It does not discuss tumors of the adrenal medulla. ... much more likely than
carcinomas to produce ... adrenal gland is called adrenal cortical carcinoma. ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/adrenalcorticalcancer/detailedguide/adrenal-cortical-cancer-what-is-adrenal-cortical-cancer

Kidney Cancer (Adult) - Renal Cell Carcinoma

... Medullary carcinoma ... Unclassified renal cell carcinoma ... Other types of kidney
cancers include transitional cell carcinomas, Wilms tumors, and ...

http://www.cancer.org/acs/groups/cid/documents/webcontent/003107-pdf.pdf

What is thyroid cancer? | American Cancer Society

... Even though they grow slowly, papillary carcinomas often spread to the lymph ...
Medullary thyroid carcinoma: Medullary thyroid carcinoma ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/thyroidcancer/detailedguide/thyroid-cancer-what-is-thyroid-cancer

Thyroid Cancer

... thyroid carcinomas (MTCs) result from inheriting an abnormal gene. These
cases are known as familial medullary thyroid carcinoma (FMTC). ...

http://www.cancer.org/acs/groups/cid/documents/webcontent/003144-pdf.pdf

Treatment of thyroid cancer by type and stage | American ...

... Tumors suspected of being Hürthle cell carcinomas are often treated
like follicular neoplasms. ... Medullary thyroid carcinoma. ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/thyroidcancer/detailedguide/thyroid-cancer-treating-by-stage

Cancer Glossary

... medullary carcinoma Search [MED-you-lair-ee]. a special type of
invasive ductal carcinoma of the breast. There is also a ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/cancerglossary/index.aspx?letter=m

Cancer Glossary

... types of breast cancer are ductal carcinoma in situ, invasive ductal carcinoma,
invasive lobular carcinoma, medullary carcinoma, and Paget ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/cancerglossary/index.aspx?letter=b