Papillary thyroid microcarcinoma: clinicopathological characteristics and implications for treatment in 276 patients
European Journal of Clinical Investigation, 06/04/2012
Vasileiadis I et al. – Patients presenting multifocal, bilateral papillary thyroid microcarcinoma (PTMC) with a maximum diameter > 5 mm and thyroid capsule invasion may have an increased risk of lymph node metastasis. These factors should be considered in the follow–up for these patients.