Role of Duplex Power Doppler Ultrasound in Differentiation between Malignant and Benign Thyroid Nodules


ALGIN O., Algin E., GÖKALP G., OCAKOĞLU G., Erdogan C., SARAYDAROĞLU Ö., ...More

KOREAN JOURNAL OF RADIOLOGY, vol.11, no.6, pp.594-602, 2010 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 11 Issue: 6
  • Publication Date: 2010
  • Doi Number: 10.3348/kjr.2010.11.6.594
  • Journal Name: KOREAN JOURNAL OF RADIOLOGY
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.594-602
  • Keywords: Thyroid cancer, Thyroid nodules, Power Doppler ultrasonography, RI, PI, NEEDLE-ASPIRATION-CYTOLOGY, PREDICTIVE-VALUE, SONOGRAPHIC CRITERIA, IODINE INTAKE, US, RISK, ULTRASONOGRAPHY, DIAGNOSIS, PREVALENCE, PARAMETERS
  • Gazi University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

Objective: To evaluate the usage of duplex power Doppler ultrasound (PDUS) for the differentiation of benign and malignant thyroid nodules.