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ea0032p1104 | Thyroid cancer | ECE2013

Stimulated serum Tg ≥0.285 ng/ml in anti-Tg(−) cases had 3.087 times increased likelihood of recurrence of differentiated thyroid cancer: a single center experience

Yikilmaz Aysun Senturk , Mousa Umut , Nar Asli

Thyroid cancers constitute 2% of all cancer cases most of which are differentiated. Tumor size, lymph node metastases and thyroglobulin levels (Tg) in the follow-up period are among the major factors responsible for recurrence. In this study, we aimed to review our series of differentiated thyroid cancers and establish the risks of recurrence.This study was carried out through a retrospective analysis of 393 differentiated thyroid cancer cases that were ...