Long-term assessment of a multidisciplinary approach to thyroid nodule diagnostic evaluation.

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BACKGROUND The diagnostic evaluation of patients with thyroid nodules is imprecise. Despite the benefits of fine-needle aspiration (FNA), most patients who are referred for surgery because of abnormal cytology prove to have benign disease. Recent technologic and procedural advances suggest that this shortcoming can be mitigated, although few data confirm… (More)

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@article{Yassa2007LongtermAO, title={Long-term assessment of a multidisciplinary approach to thyroid nodule diagnostic evaluation.}, author={Leila Yassa and Edmund S Cibas and Carol B. Benson and Mary C Frates and Peter Michael Doubilet and Atul A. Gawande and Francis D. Moore and Brian W. Kim and Vania Nos{\'e} and Ellen Marqusee and P. R. Larsen and Erik Karl Alexander}, journal={Cancer}, year={2007}, volume={111 6}, pages={508-16} }