Spontaneous remission in thyroid cancer patients after biochemical incomplete response to initial therapy.

@article{Vaisman2012SpontaneousRI,
  title={Spontaneous remission in thyroid cancer patients after biochemical incomplete response to initial therapy.},
  author={Fernanda Vaisman and Denise Prado Momesso and Daniel Bulzico and Cencita Hosannah Cordeiro Noronha Pessoa and Fernando Dias and Rossana Corbo and M{\'a}rio Vaisman and Robert Michael Tuttle},
  journal={Clinical endocrinology},
  year={2012},
  volume={77 1},
  pages={132-8}
}
OBJECTIVE To validate the American Thyroid Association (ATA) initial risk of recurrence scheme and the Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center (MSKCC) response to therapy re-stratification approach in a large cohort of patients with differentiated thyroid cancer (DTC) treated outside of the United States. DESIGN Retrospective chart review. PATIENTS Five hundred and six patients with DTC followed for a median of 10 years after total thyroidectomy and RAI remnant ablation at a major cancer… CONTINUE READING