The long term outcome of papillary thyroid carcinoma patients without primary central lymph node dissection: Expected improvement of routine dissection


Giles (Senyurek) Y., Tunca F. , Boztepe H., Alagol F., Terzioglu T. , Tezelman S.

SURGERY, cilt.146, sa.6, ss.1188-1195, 2009 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 146 Konu: 6
  • Basım Tarihi: 2009
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1016/j.surg.2009.09.014
  • Dergi Adı: SURGERY
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.1188-1195

Özet

Background. We investigated central compartment recurrence (CCR) and mortality rate in patients with papillary thyroid carcinoma (PTC) who had no central lymph node dissection (CLND) at the time of primary operation.