Journal of Cancer Epidemiology / 2016 / Article / Tab 1

Research Article

Genetic and Clinical Features of Medullary Thyroid Carcinoma: The Experience of a Single Center in Costa Rica

Table 1

Characteristics of patients with a positive germ-line RET mutation and MTC.

Patient numberAge at dxExonCodonAmino acid changeATA riskClinical diagnosis

15214804V/MA, moderateSporadic MTC
25310611C/RB, moderateMEN 2A: PHEO and MTC
32413790L/FA, moderateFMTC
45313790L/FA, moderateFMTC
51016918M/TD, highestMEN 2B: marfanoid habitus and MTC

ATA: American Thyroid Association, MTC: medullary thyroid carcinoma, FMTC: familial MTC, MEN 2: multiple endocrine neoplasia type 2, and PHEO: pheochromocytoma.

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