Papillary thyroid carcinoma does not have standard course in children


KARNAK İ. , ARDIÇLI B. , EKİNCİ S. , ÇİFTÇİ A. Ö. , ORHAN D. , Kale G. , ...More

PEDIATRIC SURGERY INTERNATIONAL, vol.27, no.9, pp.931-936, 2011 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 27 Issue: 9
  • Publication Date: 2011
  • Doi Number: 10.1007/s00383-011-2932-2
  • Title of Journal : PEDIATRIC SURGERY INTERNATIONAL
  • Page Numbers: pp.931-936

Abstract

Papillary thyroid carcinoma has a favorable outcome in children. Recent experience with young children cases with early recurrences, after the total thyroidectomy and excision of palpable lymph nodes, in contrast to usual course of disease in adolescent cases, prompted us to review our experience on papillary carcinoma surgery.