Malignancy risk and false-negative rate of fine needle aspiration cytology in thyroid nodules ≥4.0 cm.

Bestepe N., Ozdemir D., Tam A. A. , Dellal F. D. , Kilicarslan A., Parlak Ö. , ...More

Surgery, vol.160, no.2, pp.405-12, 2016 (Journal Indexed in SCI Expanded) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 160 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2016
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.surg.2016.03.019
  • Title of Journal : Surgery
  • Page Numbers: pp.405-12


Background. We aimed to evaluate malignancy rate and to determine false negativity of fine needle aspiration biopsy (FNAB) in thyroid nodules >= 4.0 cm.