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Table. 2.

Table. 2.

Factors affect to shortened neck US interval during follow up

Factor Group 1 (n=240) Group 2 (n=22) p value
Indeterminate lesion on the bed 18 (7.5) 2 (9.1) 0.679
Indeterminate central LN* 9 (3.8) 4 (18.2) 0.016
Indeterminate lateral LN* 4 (1.7) 5 (22.7) 0.002
Preexisting contralateral nodule 5 (2.1) 0 (0) NA
Newly contralateral nodule* 92 (38.3) 16 (72.7) 0.002
Convenience with other examination 15 (6.3) 0 (0) 0.623

*Values are overlapped.

Values are presents as number (%).

LN: lymph node, NA: not applicable, US: ultrasonography

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