Table 1

Distribution of thyroid carcinoma patients according to their histology, clinical features including age (X ± SD in years), gender (F, female; M, male), color (W, white; NW, non-white), the history of previous thyroid benign diseases, smoke habits, use of medicines, the presence of lymph node involvement and distant metastasis by the time of the diagnosis, and the diagnosis of recurrence and/or distant metastasis during the follow-up

HistologyClinical characteristicsDiagnosis (presence of metastasis)Follow-up
AgeSexColorPrevious thyroid diseaseSmokersUse of medicines
MFWNWLymph nodeDistantRecurrence and/or distant metastasis
PCs42 ± 13123834164131123815
FCs57 ± 17710107134399