Management of Thyroid Nodular Disease: Current Cytopathology Classifications and Genetic Testing.

@article{Kuo2016ManagementOT,
  title={Management of Thyroid Nodular Disease: Current Cytopathology Classifications and Genetic Testing.},
  author={Lindsay E. Y. Kuo and Rachel Rapaport Kelz},
  journal={Surgical oncology clinics of North America},
  year={2016},
  volume={25 1},
  pages={1-16}
}
Preoperative diagnosis and operative planning for patients with thyroid nodules has improved over the last decade. The Bethesda criteria for cytopathologic classification of thyroid nodule aspirate has enhanced communication between pathologists and clinicians. Multiple genetic tests, including molecular markers and the Afirma gene expression classifier… CONTINUE READING