Variability of Serum Thyroglobulin Levels in Post- Thyroidectomy Patients with Well-Differentiated Thyroid Cancer: the ATA Guidelines.
Nuclear Medicine Section, Radiological Sciences Department, School of Medicine, University of Puerto Rico Medical Sciences Campus, San Juan, PR.
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Puerto Rico health sciences journal
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The variability of the Tg levels and the high frequency of discordant results (positive WBSs with undectable Tg levels) bring into question the standard recommendation of conservative management for low-risk patients. Follow-ups should include a Tg assay and imaging studies.
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