Role of ultrasound, clinical and scintigraphyc parameters to predict malignancy in thyroid nodule

@inproceedings{Maia2011RoleOU,
  title={Role of ultrasound, clinical and scintigraphyc parameters to predict malignancy in thyroid nodule},
  author={Frederico Fernandes Ribeiro Maia and Patr{\'i}cia Sabino de Matos and Bradley Paulino da Silva and Ana T Pallone and Elizabeth Jo{\~a}o Pavin and Jos{\'e} Vassallo and Denise Engelbrecht Zantut-Wittmann},
  booktitle={Head & neck oncology},
  year={2011}
}
BACKGROUND This study aimed to evaluate clinical, laboratory, ultrasound (US) and scintigraphyc parameters in thyroid nodule and to develop an auxiliary model for clinical application in the diagnosis of malignancy. METHODS We assessed 143 patients who were surgically treated at a single center, 65% (93) benign vs. 35% (50) malignant lesions at final histology (1998-2008). The clinical, laboratory, scintigraphyc and US features were compared and a prediction model was designed after the… CONTINUE READING
BETA

From This Paper

Figures, tables, and topics from this paper.

Citations

Publications citing this paper.
SHOWING 1-10 OF 20 CITATIONS

References

Publications referenced by this paper.
SHOWING 1-10 OF 35 REFERENCES

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…