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Table 1 Demographic and histologic characteristics of the whole group of 224 DTC patients

From: Neck lymph node metastasis detection in patients with differentiated thyroid carcinoma (DTC) in long-term follow-up: a 131I-SPECT/CT study

Gender 159 females; 42 males
Age ≤45 years: 77/224; > 45 years: 147/224
Tumor histology Papillary carcinoma: 211/224 cases
Follicular carcinoma: 7/224 cases
Hürthle cell carcinoma: 6/224 cases
Tumor size ≤10 mm: 64/224
> 10 mm: 160/224
Tumor structural characteristics Unifocal carcinoma: 165/224
Multifocal monolateral papillary carcinoma: 31/224
Multifocal bilateral papillary carcinoma: 28/224
Risk stratification High risk: 62/224
Low risk: 64/224
Very low risk: 98/224