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Common stem cell theory--suggests that both tumours arise from common uncommitted stem cells derived from ultimobranchial body. Somatic genetic analysis of both MTC and PTC has evidenced different mutation patterns which is against this theory.
The superior parathyroid gland and the ultimobranchial body develop from the fourth branchial pouch, also in the vicinity of the piriform sinus.
The first theory is the embryonic nest theory, which suggests that squamous cells are derived from embryonic remnants such as thyroglossal duct, thymic epithelium and ultimobranchial body. [7] The second theory is the metaplasia theory, which suggests that environmental stimuli (Inflammation and Hashimoto's thyroiditis) result in squamous metaplasia.