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Journal of Thyroid Research
Volume 2013, Article ID 398194, 5 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2013/398194
Clinical Study

Thyroid Lobectomy Is Associated with Excellent Clinical Outcomes in Properly Selected Differentiated Thyroid Cancer Patients with Primary Tumors Greater Than 1 cm

1Endocrinology Service, Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro, Rua Rodolpho Paulo Rocco 255, Cidade Universitária Ilha do Fundão, 21941-913 Rio de Janeiro, RJ, Brazil
2Endocrinology Service, Instituto Nacional do Cancer, Praça da Cruz Vermelha 23, Centro, 20230-130 Rio de Janeiro, RJ, Brazil
3Surgery Service, Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro, Rua Rodolpho Paulo Rocco 255, Cidade Universitária Ilha do Fundão, 21941-913 Rio de Janeiro, RJ, Brazil
4Head and Neck Service, Instituto Nacional do Cancer, Praça da Cruz Vermelha 23, Centro, 20230-130 Rio de Janeiro, RJ, Brazil
5Endocrinology Service, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, 1275 York Avenue, New York, NY 10065, USA

Received 25 June 2013; Revised 27 September 2013; Accepted 1 October 2013

Academic Editor: Gary L. Francis

Copyright © 2013 Fernanda Vaisman 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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