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Impact of noninvasive follicular thyroid neoplasm with papillary-like nuclear features (NIFTP) on the risk of malignancy estimated by the ultrasonographic classification of the American Thyroid Association (ATA) in thyroid nodules >1 cm

  • Pedro Weslley Rosario
  • Tulio Henrique Silva
  • Pedro Henrique Lopes de Oliveira
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This work was supported by the Brazilian National Council for Scientific and Technological Development (CNPq).

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Conflict of interest

The authors declare that they have no conflict of interest.

Ethical Approval

The study was approved by the Research Ethics Committee of our institution.

Informed Consent

Informed consent was obtained from all individual participants included in the study.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Pedro Weslley Rosario
    • 1
  • Tulio Henrique Silva
    • 1
    • 2
  • Pedro Henrique Lopes de Oliveira
    • 1
    • 2
  1. 1.Santa Casa de Belo HorizonteMinas GeraisBrazil
  2. 2.Universidade Faculdade de ItaúnaMinas GeraisBrazil

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