Follicular thyroid carcinoma: the role of histology and staging systems in predicting survival.

@article{Lo2005FollicularTC,
  title={Follicular thyroid carcinoma: the role of histology and staging systems in predicting survival.},
  author={Chung Yau Lo and W. F. Chan and K. Y. Lam and Koon-Yat Wan},
  journal={Annals of surgery},
  year={2005},
  volume={242 5},
  pages={708-15}
}
OBJECTIVE To evaluate the risk factors including tumor histomorphology for survival specific to follicular thyroid carcinoma (FTC) and to apply commonly employed staging systems in predicting survival for patients with FTC. SUMMARY BACKGROUND DATA FTC is usually analyzed collectively with papillary thyroid carcinoma (PTC) in risk group analysis. Risk… CONTINUE READING