Technol Cancer Res Treat 2021 Jan-Dec;20:1533033821990055
Deparment of Surgical Oncology, Lu'an Hospital Affiliated to Anhui Medical University, Lu'an, China.
Background: Some evidence supports that the significance of inflammation is linked to a variety of tumors, including thyroid carcinoma. This work measured the preoperative serum inflammatory factors in thyroid tumors to explore their diagnostic values.
Material And Methods: Altogether 487 thyroid tumor patients were recruited, their neutrophil (NE), white blood cell (WBC), monocyte (MO), lymphocyte (LY), platelet (PLT) counts, together with monocyte/lymphocyte ratio (MLR), neutrophil/lymphocyte ratio (NLR), platelet/lymphocyte ratio (PLR), C-reactive protein (CRP), interleukin (IL)-1β, IL-2, IL-27, and tumor necrosis factor-α (TNF-α) levels were compared with controls. Read More