Fine needle aspiration cytology guided by ultrasound in the diagnosis of subcentimetre thyroid nodules

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BACKGROUND This study aimed to investigate the value of fine needle aspiration biopsy (FNAB) under ultrasound guidance in diagnosis of thyroid nodules. In a retrospective analysis of FNAB in 1050 cases of patients with 1100 nodules, patients were divided according to the maximum diameter of their nodules into two groups: >1.0 and ≤1.0 cm. The ultrasound… (More)
DOI: 10.1186/s40064-016-2555-0

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