Results of surgical treatment of sporadic medullary thyroid carcinoma following routine measurement of serum calcitonin.

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AIM The aim of this study was to evaluate the results of the surgical management of medullary thyroid carcinoma (MTC), following the introduction of systematic calcitonin measurement in patients referred for thyroid diseases. METHOD We included all the patients with elevated calcitonin and MTC from January 1993 to March 2001. RESULTS Among 8497 patients… (More)

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@article{Miralli2004ResultsOS, title={Results of surgical treatment of sporadic medullary thyroid carcinoma following routine measurement of serum calcitonin.}, author={{\'E}ric Miralli{\'e} and Martina Iacobone and Fr{\'e}d{\'e}ric A. Sebag and J. F. Henry}, journal={European journal of surgical oncology : the journal of the European Society of Surgical Oncology and the British Association of Surgical Oncology}, year={2004}, volume={30 7}, pages={790-5} }