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Table 1 Patient and Tumor Characteristics

From: Clinical impact of a cytological screening system using cyclin D1 immunostaining and genomic analysis for the diagnosis of thyroid nodules

  No %
Age, y, mean 64 (11–85)  
Gender
 Male 39 (37.1)
 Female 63 (62.9)
Histological type
 Papillary thyroid carcinoma 59 (57.8)
 Medullary thyroid carcinoma 1 (0.9)
 Follicular carcinoma 9 (8.8)
 Poorly differentiated thyroid carcimoma 7 (6.9)
 Well differentiated tumor - uncertain malignant potential 2 (2.0)
 Follicular adenoma 7 (6.9)
 Anaplastic thyroid carcinoma 5 (4.9)
 Background (inflammation or goiter) 12 (11.8)
Tumor Size (mm)
 <40 83 (81.4)
40 19 (18.6)
Extrathyroidal extension
 Absent 44 (43.1)
 Present 58 (56.9)
Intraglandular metastasis
 Absent 76 (74.5)
 Present 26 (25.5)
Lymph node metastasis
 Negative 52 (51)
 Positive 50 (49)
Distant metastasis
 Absent 74 (72.5)
 Present 28 (27.5)