Clinical and functional results of radiofrequency ablation and microwave ablation in patients with benign thyroid nodules


Javadov M., Karatay E., UĞURLU M. Ü.

SAUDI MEDICAL JOURNAL, vol.42, no.8, pp.838-846, 2021 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 42 Issue: 8
  • Publication Date: 2021
  • Doi Number: 10.15537/smj.2021.42.8.20210307
  • Title of Journal : SAUDI MEDICAL JOURNAL
  • Page Numbers: pp.838-846
  • Keywords: thyroid, benign nodule, radiofrequency ablation, microwave ablation, symptom score, GUIDED PERCUTANEOUS RADIOFREQUENCY, RADIOIODINE THERAPY, FOLLOW-UP, EFFICACY, SAFETY, COMPLICATIONS, FEASIBILITY, COMBINATION, DISEASE

Abstract

Objectives: To determine how well ultrasound-guidance percutaneous radiofrequency ablation (RFA) and microwave ablation (MWA) performed for benign symptomatic thyroid nodules in terms of clinical and functional outcomes.