Possible prediction of patterns of cervical lymph node spread based on primary tumor location in papillary thyroid carcinomas

Sancaktar M. E. , Saylam G., Ocal B., Uluat A., Bayir O., Cakal E., ...More

Turkish journal of medical sciences, vol.49, no.1, pp.217-221, 2019 (Journal Indexed in SCI Expanded) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 49 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2019
  • Doi Number: 10.3906/sag-1807-79
  • Title of Journal : Turkish journal of medical sciences
  • Page Numbers: pp.217-221


Backround/aim: Papillary thyroid carcinomas (PTC) frequently metastasize to regional lymph nodes. Our purpose was to investigate the predictive role of tumor location for lymph node metastasis pattern in PTCs.