Is ultrasonographically detected nodule diameter concordant with pathological tumor size?


Bilginer M. C. , Ozdemir D., Baser H., Dogan H. T. , Yalcin A., Ersoy R., ...More

INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF SURGERY, vol.42, pp.95-102, 2017 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 42
  • Publication Date: 2017
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.ijsu.2017.04.054
  • Title of Journal : INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF SURGERY
  • Page Numbers: pp.95-102

Abstract

Introduction: We aimed to compare preoperative ultrasonographical and postoperative histopathological diameters of differentiated thyroid cancer (DTC) lesions and investigate possible factors that can predict the discordance between two measurements.