The extent of lateral lymph node dissection in differentiated thyroid cancer in the N+ neck

@article{Kumar2013TheEO,
  title={The extent of lateral lymph node dissection in differentiated thyroid cancer in the N+ neck},
  author={Subirendra Kumar and Chris Burgess and Ram Moorthy},
  journal={European Archives of Oto-Rhino-Laryngology},
  year={2013},
  volume={270},
  pages={2947-2952}
}
The management of the lateral neck in metastatic differentiated thyroid cancer (DTC) varies widely. Most groups advocate dissection of nodal levels II–IV but many perform a more extensive dissection. We aimed to asses whether there was any evidence for a modified radical neck dissection over a selective neck dissection by looking at the extent to which DTC… CONTINUE READING