Table 1: General characteristics of patients.

(%)

Age
 ≤454 (80%)
 >451 (20%)
Gender
 Female 4 (80%)
 Male 1 (20%)
Ultrasonographic nodule size
 ≤1 cm0
 1.1–2 cm3 (60%)
 2.1–3 cm2 (40%)
 >3 cm0
Histopathological tumor size
 ≤1 cm2 (40%)
 1.1–2 cm2 (40%)
 2.1–3 cm1 (20%)
 3.1–4 cm0
 >4 cm0
Surgical technique
 Total thyroidectomy5 (100%)
Histopathology
 MVPC5 (100%)
Lymph node metastasis1 (20%)
 Tumor invasion0
Postoperative treatment
 Radioiodine ablation4 (80%)
  ≤150 mCi3 (75%)
  >150 mCi1 (25%)
Locoregional recurrence3 (60%)
 Radioiodine ablation (>150 mCi)1 (33.3%)
 Radioiodine ablation (≤150 mCi)2 (66.6%)
Mortality 0