Presented as a poster at the Triological Society Western Section Meeting, Rancho Las Palmas, California, U.S.A., February 1, 2008.
EGFR expression in primary squamous cell carcinoma of the thyroid†
Article first published online: 31 DEC 2008
Copyright © 2009 The American Laryngological, Rhinological, and Otological Society, Inc.
Volume 119, Issue 1, pages 89–90, January 2009
How to Cite
Long, J. L., Strocker, A. M., Wang, M. B. and Blackwell, K. E. (2009), EGFR expression in primary squamous cell carcinoma of the thyroid. The Laryngoscope, 119: 89–90. doi: 10.1002/lary.20062
- Issue published online: 31 DEC 2008
- Article first published online: 31 DEC 2008
- Manuscript Accepted: 15 JUL 2008
- Manuscript Received: 26 MAY 2008
- squamous cell carcinoma
We present the case of a 57-year-old male with primary squamous cell carcinoma of the thyroid (PSCCT). Epidermal growth factor receptor (EGFR) staining was strongly positive. Pharmaceuticals targeting EGFR may provide an additional therapeutic option for this rare disease with extremely poor prognosis. Laryngoscope, 119:89–90, 2009