Journal of Thyroid Research / 2016 / Article / Tab 1

Research Article

Incidental Papillary Thyroid Microcarcinoma in an Endemic Goiter Area

Table 1

Sex distribution of patients with surgical disease of the thyroid gland.

PatientsAllFemaleMale

Thyroidectomy cases
395295 (74.7%)100 (25.3%)
Patients with I-PTM3732 (86.5%)5 (13.5%)
Rate of I-PTM
9.4%10.8% 5%

I-PTM: incidental papillary thyroid microcancer.