Morphometry in the cytologic evaluation of thyroid follicular lesions.

@article{Nagashima1998MorphometryIT,
  title={Morphometry in the cytologic evaluation of thyroid follicular lesions.},
  author={Tadashi Nagashima and Masato Suzuki and Machiko Oshida and Hideyuki Hashimoto and Hiroshi Yagata and Tomotane Shishikura and Kenji Koda and Nobuyuki Nakajima},
  journal={Cancer},
  year={1998},
  volume={84 2},
  pages={115-8}
}
BACKGROUND The current study was undertaken to evaluate the quantitative estimation of cytologic features on aspirated smears for the preoperative differential diagnosis of follicular lesions of the thyroid. METHODS The subjects were 60 patients with follicular lesions of the thyroid (including 20 follicular carcinomas, 15 follicular adenomas, and 25… CONTINUE READING