hrp0097p1-187 | Thyroid | ESPE2023

Thyroid nodules and differentiated thyroid carcinoma in children and adolescents. Experience of a tertiary pediatric endocrinology center in Greece.

Dikaiakou Eirini , Leka Sofia , Kosteria Ioanna , Athanasouli Fani , Vakaki Marina , Geli Myrsini , Sevaslidou Ioanna , Papadopoulou Katerina , Vlachopapadopoulou Elpis-Athina

Objectives: The aim of this study was to report on the frequency and describe the clinical characteristics of the ones diagnosed as thyroid cancer among all suspicious nodules diagnosed in the pediatric endocrinology department and to compare the findings with recent published literature.Methods: Retrospective study during the last 5 years. Patients aged <18 years, with suspected thyroid nodule malignancy, according t...