Thyroglossal cyst

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Thyroglossal cyst is a small swelling which involves midpart of the neck. They arise from remnants of thyroid tissue in the neck. In some cases they may produce discharge intermittently. It may need removal if the swelling is getting bigger or the patient is bothered by regular discharge. The operation to remove athyroglossal cyst is called Sistrunk’s operation