Skip to main content
padlock icon - secure page this page is secure

Young age is associated with increased rates of residual and recurrent paediatric differentiated thyroid carcinoma

Buy Article:

$52.00 + tax (Refund Policy)

Differentiated thyroid carcinoma is rare in young children. There are conflicting data as to whether disease in this age group differs from that in adolescents and specifically, if it is more aggressive. Current practice guidelines do not differentiate treatment between these groups, but speculate that differences may exist. We sought to compare clinical features, treatment and outcomes between children (<12¬†years) and adolescents (12‐18¬†years) with thyroid nodules and thyroid malignancy over a 20‐year period.
No References
No Citations
No Supplementary Data
No Article Media
No Metrics

Keywords: adolescence; childhood; papillary thyroid carcinoma; recurrence

Document Type: Research Article

Publication date: August 1, 2018

  • Access Key
  • Free content
  • Partial Free content
  • New content
  • Open access content
  • Partial Open access content
  • Subscribed content
  • Partial Subscribed content
  • Free trial content
Cookie Policy
Cookie Policy
Ingenta Connect website makes use of cookies so as to keep track of data that you have filled in. I am Happy with this Find out more