Thyroid cancer: The Kuala Lumpur experience.

  title={Thyroid cancer: The Kuala Lumpur experience.},
  author={Muhammad Syargawi Abdullah},
  journal={ANZ journal of surgery},
  volume={72 9},
BACKGROUND There have been few detailed studies on thyroid cancer (TC) in Malaysia, a multiethnic country with three major races - Malays, Chinese and Indians. METHODS The paper retrospectively audits the records of 107 consecutive cases with histologically proven thyroid cancer between 1995 and 2000 presenting to University Hospital, Kuala Lumpur. The demographic distribution, histological variants, mode of presentation, sensitivity of fine needle aspiration cytology and the modalities of… CONTINUE READING