The false-negative rate of fine-needle aspiration cytology for diagnosing thyroid carcinoma in thyroid nodules


KURU B., Gulcelik N. E. , Gulcelik M. A. , Dincer H.

LANGENBECKS ARCHIVES OF SURGERY, vol.395, no.2, pp.127-132, 2010 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 395 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2010
  • Doi Number: 10.1007/s00423-009-0470-3
  • Title of Journal : LANGENBECKS ARCHIVES OF SURGERY
  • Page Numbers: pp.127-132

Abstract

Purpose Our aim was to define the false-negative rate of fine-needle aspiration cytology (FNAC) for diagnosing thyroid carcinoma in thyroid nodules <4 cm versus >= 4 cm.