Annals of Surgical Oncology

, Volume 26, Issue 1, pp 307–308 | Cite as

Reply to “Impact of Noninvasive Follicular Thyroid Neoplasm with Papillary-Like Nuclear Features (NIFTP) on the Outcomes of Lobectomy”

  • Rajshri M. Gartland
  • Carrie C. LubitzEmail author
Endocrine Tumors



Rajshri M. Gartland and Carrie C. Lubitz report no potential conflicts of interest.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Surgery, Harvard Medical SchoolMassachusetts General HospitalBostonUSA

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