Effect of nodule size on the reliability of fine-needle aspiration biopsy in thyroid nodules.


Ucar A. E. , Sarikaya S. M. , Parlak Ö. , YALÇIN A.

Turkish journal of medical sciences, vol.44, no.6, pp.1002-9, 2014 (Journal Indexed in SCI Expanded) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 44 Issue: 6
  • Publication Date: 2014
  • Doi Number: 10.3906/sag-1312-56
  • Title of Journal : Turkish journal of medical sciences
  • Page Numbers: pp.1002-9

Abstract

Background/aim: To investigate the reliability of fine-needle aspiration biopsy (FNAB) in thyroid nodules and benign/malignant discrimination, particularly in large nodules.