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ea0035p1089 | Thyroid Cancer | ECE2014

Prognosis and outcome analysis of thyroid cancer: experience from a tertiary care centre in Pakistan

Furqan Saira , Ahmed Asma , Bhutta Zain Ali , Majid Uzma , Awan Safia , Islam Najmul

Material and methods: Retrospective review of patients with thyroid cancer at our hospital from 1999 to 2011 was done.Results: Mean age at presentation was 44±17 years with female to male ratio of 2.1:1. Patients were followed for mean of 6.45 and median of 6 years. Out of 206 patients, 158 had differentiated thyroid carcinoma. Most common variant was papillary (n=130, 63.10%) followed by follicular carcinoma (n=22, 8.73%). 6 (2.91...