McGill Thyroid Nodule Score in Differentiating Benign and Malignant Pediatric Thyroid Nodules: A Pilot Study.
- Michael Canfarotta,
- Douglas Moote,
- Christine Finck,
- Rebecca Riba-Wolman,
- Shefali Thaker,
- Trudy J Lerer,
- Richard J Payne,
- Valerie Cote
Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 2017 Jun 1:194599817715629. Epub 2017 Jun 1.
7 Division of Pediatric Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, Connecticut Children's Medical Center, Hartford, Connecticut, USA.
Objective The McGill Thyroid Nodule Score (MTNS) is a preoperative tool used to predict the risk for well-differentiated thyroid cancer given a specific nodule in adults. We evaluated the clinical utility of a modified pediatric MTNS with children and adolescents. Study Design Case series with chart review. Read More