Thyroid cancer: a multivariate analysis on influence of treatment on long-term survival.

  • M. D. Staunton
  • Published 1994 in
    European journal of surgical oncology : the…
Contemporary management of patients with follicular pattern thyroid cancer remains uncertain. This retrospective multivariate analysis studied 410 such patients treated in a cancer hospital in the years 1932-72 and providing a follow-up of 20 years. In papillary carcinoma thyroxine administration (P < 0.005) and surgery (P < 0.001) improved survival… CONTINUE READING