BMC Cancer 2014 Nov 24;14:873. Epub 2014 Nov 24.
Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Prevention, Molecular Epidemiology Branch, Research Institute, National Cancer Center, 323 Ilsan-ro, Ilsandong-gu, Goyang-si 410-769, Gyeonggi-do, Korea.
Background: A remarkable increase in the number of thyroid cancer cases has been reported in recent years; however, the markers to predict high-risk groups have not been fully established.
Methods: We conducted a case-control study (257 cases and 257 controls) that was nested in the Cancer Screenee Cohort Study between August 2002 and December 2010; the mean follow-up time for this study was 3.1 ± 2. Read More