Prediction of central lymph node metastasis in patients with thyroid papillary microcarcinoma


Akin S., Aksoy D. Y. , AKIN S., KILIÇ M., Yetisir F., Bayraktar M.

TURKISH JOURNAL OF MEDICAL SCIENCES, vol.47, no.6, pp.1723-1727, 2017 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 47 Issue: 6
  • Publication Date: 2017
  • Doi Number: 10.3906/sag-1702-99
  • Title of Journal : TURKISH JOURNAL OF MEDICAL SCIENCES
  • Page Numbers: pp.1723-1727

Abstract

Background/aim: The purpose of this study was to analyze the clinicopathological characteristics of patients with papillary thyroid carcinoma (PTC) and papillary thyroid microcarcinoma (PTMC) and predictive factors for central lymph node metastasis (CLNM).