- Fine-needle aspiration of thyroid nodules: a study of 4703 patients with histologic and clinical correlationsJack Yang
The Department of Pathology, The University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, Texas 77555, USA
Cancer 111:306-15. 2007..Using these categories, the experience with FNA from 2 institutions was studied with emphasis on cytologic-histologic correlation, source of errors, and clinical management...
- Role of FNA cytology and immunochemistry in the diagnosis and management of medullary thyroid carcinoma: report of six cases and review of the literaturePunam Bhanot
Department of Pathology, The University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, Texas 77555 0548, USA
Diagn Cytopathol 35:285-92. 2007..Early cytological diagnosis of MTC positively impacted patient management. Follow-up with serum calcitonin and imaging is helpful in the early detection of recurrences...
- Does Hurthle cell lesion/neoplasm predict malignancy more than follicular lesion/neoplasm on thyroid fine-needle aspiration?Robert T Pu
Department of Pathology, Cancer Center, University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
Diagn Cytopathol 34:330-4. 2006..0077). Our results suggest that an FNA diagnosis of HLN does not predict more malignancy than FLN. Males and older patients with a HLN FNA diagnosis carry a higher risk of Hurthle cell carcinoma upon thyroidectomy...