Factors Predicting Malignancy of Hürthle Cell Tumors of the Thyroid: Influence on Surgical Treatment

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Controversy still exists about the ability to differentiate between malignant and benign Hürthle cell tumors (HCTs) before and during surgery. Diagnostic difficulties make surgical decisions debatable. The aim of this study was to evaluate factors predicting the malignancy of HCT and to plan its appropriate management. From January 1998 to May 2003 a series… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s00268-004-7312-9

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@article{Pisanu2004FactorsPM, title={Factors Predicting Malignancy of H{\"{u}rthle Cell Tumors of the Thyroid: Influence on Surgical Treatment}, author={Adolfo Pisanu and Luigi Sias and Alessandro Uccheddu}, journal={World Journal of Surgery}, year={2004}, volume={28}, pages={761-765} }