Hook needle-guided excision of recurrent differentiated thyroid cancer in previously operated neck compartments: a safe technique for small, nonpalpable recurrent disease.

@article{Triponez2006HookNE,
  title={Hook needle-guided excision of recurrent differentiated thyroid cancer in previously operated neck compartments: a safe technique for small, nonpalpable recurrent disease.},
  author={Fr{\'e}d{\'e}ric Triponez and Liina Poder and Rasa Zarnegar and Ruth G Goldstein and Kayvan Roayaie and Vickie A. Feldstein and James M. Lee and Electron Kebebew and Q. Y. Duh and Orlo Herrick Clark},
  journal={The Journal of clinical endocrinology and metabolism},
  year={2006},
  volume={91 12},
  pages={4943-7}
}
CONTEXT As a result of more sensitive techniques to detect recurrent thyroid cancer, the number of patients presenting with small, nonpalpable recurrent thyroid cancer in cervical lymph nodes is increasing. Surgical excision of nonpalpable recurrent thyroid cancer can be difficult, particularly in a previously operated area. OBJECTIVE The objective of… CONTINUE READING