Fatal differentiated thyroid cancer.

  title={Fatal differentiated thyroid cancer.},
  author={Tomoko Kobayashi and Hideki Asakawa and Yasuhiro Tamaki and Koji Umeshita and Morito Monden},
  journal={Journal of surgical oncology},
  volume={62 2},
Thirty-five patients who died of differentiated thyroid cancer were analyzed for factors affecting survival. The neck was the most common initial site of recurrence (62.0%). The lung was the most common metastatic site (56.7%). Major sites associated with death were locoregional recurrence (neck and mediastinum: 48.6%) and bone metastases (22.9%). By… CONTINUE READING