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Xiaoqing Wang, Xi Wei, Yong Xu, Hailing Wang, Xiaojie Xin, Sheng Zhang
OBJECTIVE: To seek for the ultrasound findings of thyroid nodules related to malignancy and benign, and to assess the role of TI-RADS in the ultrosound evaluation of thyroid nodules. METHODS: We reviewed and analyzed the ultrasound characteristics of 1838 thyroid nodules confirmed by biopsy or surgical pathology, classified the thyroid nodules by TI-RADS grading criteria, and analyzed the malignancy rate and accuracy rate of different TI-RADS grading. RESULTS: Among the 1 838 thyroid nodules, 1 160 cases were carcinomas confirmed by surgery, while benign nodules in 212 cases...
February 2015: Zhonghua Zhong Liu za Zhi [Chinese Journal of Oncology]
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