Comparison of two different standards of care in detecting malignant thyroid nodules using thyroid fine-needle aspiration.

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The aim of the present study was to verify the optimal method to obtain enough fine-needle aspiration (FNA) materials for detecting thyroid malignancy. A prospective study was performed by comparing two different regional standards of care. In one group a traditional FNA method mainly used in Asian countries, including China, was performed in which a single… (More)

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@article{Liu2015ComparisonOT, title={Comparison of two different standards of care in detecting malignant thyroid nodules using thyroid fine-needle aspiration.}, author={Xiaoyun Liu and Lijun Zhu and Zhixiao Wang and Dai Cui and Huanhuan Chen and Ling Wei and Yunsong Wu and Rong Rong and Yan Wu and Qing Yao and Zhihong Zhang and Edmund S Cibas and Erik Karl Alexander and Tao Yang}, journal={Molecular and clinical oncology}, year={2015}, volume={3 3}, pages={682-686} }