Diagnostic Accuracy of Ultrasound for the Evaluation of Lateral Compartment Lymph Nodes in Papillary Thyroid Carcinoma

Colakoglu B., Alis D. C. , Seymen H.

CURRENT MEDICAL IMAGING, vol.16, no.4, pp.459-465, 2020 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 16 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 2020
  • Doi Number: 10.2174/1573405615666190619093618
  • Title of Journal : CURRENT MEDICAL IMAGING
  • Page Numbers: pp.459-465


Aims: To evaluate the diagnostic accuracy of ultrasound (US) assessing the lateral compartment lymph node metastasis in patients with primary papillary thyroid carcinoma (PTC), and to demonstrate the incidence and patterns of the lateral lymph node metastasis.