Thyroid carcinoma in childhood: Management and follow up of 11 cases


Eleven patients under 16 years of age, 5 males and 6 females were diagnosed with thyroid carcinoma in our hospital between 1974 and 1992. Median age at diagnosis was 9.5 years (range: 5.2–15.7 years). The presenting sign was a single thyroid nodule in 5, multiple thyroid nodules in 1, cervical adenopathy in 3, and thyroid nodules in conjunction with… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/BF02000781


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