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International Journal of Endocrinology
Volume 2016, Article ID 3803647, 6 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2016/3803647
Research Article

Does Tumor Size Influence the Diagnostic Accuracy of Ultrasound-Guided Fine-Needle Aspiration Cytology for Thyroid Nodules?

1Department of Surgery, Seoul National University Boramae Medical Center, 20 Boramae-ro 5-gil, Dongjak-gu, Seoul 156-70, Republic of Korea
2Department of Surgery, Haeundae Paik Hospital, Inje University College of Medicine, 875 Haeundae-ro, Haeundae-gu, Busan 612-030, Republic of Korea
3Department of Surgery, Seoul National University Hospital, College of Medicine, 101 Daehak-ro, Jongno-gu, Seoul 110-744, Republic of Korea
4Cancer Research Institute, Seoul National University, College of Medicine, 101 Daehak-ro, Jongno-gu, Seoul 110-744, Republic of Korea
5Division of Surgery, Thyroid Center, Seoul National University Cancer Hospital, 101 Daehak-ro, Jongno-gu, Seoul 110-744, Republic of Korea
6Department of Radiology, Seoul National University Hospital, College of Medicine, 101 Daehak-ro, Jongno-gu, Seoul 110-744, Republic of Korea
7Department of Pathology, Seoul National University Hospital, College of Medicine, 101 Daehak-ro, Jongno-gu, Seoul 110-744, Republic of Korea

Received 26 May 2016; Revised 12 August 2016; Accepted 30 August 2016

Academic Editor: Diego Russo

Copyright © 2016 Do Hoon Koo et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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