Concurrent lymphocytic thyroiditis is associated to less aggressive papillary thyroid carcinomas

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Cunha, L.L., Ward, L.S. Concurrent lymphocytic thyroiditis is associated to less aggressive papillary thyroid carcinomas. Eur Arch Otorhinolaryngol 269, 699–700 (2012). https://doi.org/10.1007/s00405-011-1764-y

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Keywords

  • Thyroid Carcinoma
  • Papillary Thyroid Carcinoma
  • Central Lymph Node
  • Differentiate Thyroid Carcinoma
  • Brazilian Population