|Table 1: Demographic data for patient with multiple recurrences of well-differentiated thyroid carcinoma.|
|AJCCAmerican JOINT Committee on Cancer.|
Data is for the number of patients in each category.
central +/- lateral neck dissection.
Unspecified recurrence-elevated thyroglobulin levels in the presence of a negative clinical exam and failure of localization with imaging modalities (i.e., ultrasonography, I131 scanning, CT and MRI).