Endocrine 2021 Jun 30. Epub 2021 Jun 30.
Division of Thyroid Surgery, China-Japan Union Hospital of Jilin University, Jilin Provincial Key Laboratory of Surgical Translational Medicine, Jilin Provincial Engineering Laboratory of Thyroid Disease Prevention and Control, Changchun, Jilin Province, China.
Objective: To explore the relationship between triglyceride (TG) levels and aggressive pathological characteristics in papillary thyroid microcarcinoma (PTMC) patients, especially the relationship between TG, BMI, age, and extrathyroidal extension (ETE).
Methods: A retrospective analysis of 9663 patients with PTMC in a single center from 2010 to 2017 was included in this study. Binary logistic regression was used to analyze the relationship between serum TG and aggressive pathological characteristics of PTMC in different genders. Read More