Evaluation of thyroid lesions by fine-needle aspiration cytology based on Bethesda system for reporting thyroid cytopathology classification among the population of South Bihar

@inproceedings{Bhartiya2016EvaluationOT,
  title={Evaluation of thyroid lesions by fine-needle aspiration cytology based on Bethesda system for reporting thyroid cytopathology classification among the population of South Bihar},
  author={Richa Bhartiya and Mahasweta Mallik and Nawanita Kumari and Brijendra Narayan Prasad},
  booktitle={Indian journal of medical and paediatric oncology : official journal of Indian Society of Medical & Paediatric Oncology},
  year={2016}
}
BACKGROUND Fine-needle aspiration (FNA) of the thyroid gland has proven to be an important and widely accepted, cost-effective, simple, safe, and accurate method triaging patients with thyroid nodules. Awareness and understanding of wide spectrum thyroid disorders are of great value because most lesions are treatable by medical or surgical management. AIM The aim of this study is to determine the accuracy of FNA cytology (FNAC) in the diagnosis of thyroid lesion using the Bethesda system for… CONTINUE READING