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).

Pronunciation of dictionary term "familial medullary thyroid cancer"

Pronunciation of dictionary term "carcinoma de tiroides medular familiar"

Forma heredada de cáncer medular de tiroides (cáncer que se forma en las células de la tiroides que elaboran la hormona calcitonina).