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Table 2 Cytological diagnoses in prepubertal and pubertal children.

From: Thyroid Fine Needle Aspiration Biopsies in Children: Study of Cytological-Histological Correlation and Immunostaining with Thyroid Peroxidase Monoclonal Antibodies

Age    Cytology  
  Non adequate (66) Benign (510) Suspicious (86) Malignant (45)
Gender     
prepubertal     
Female (33) 4 22 2 5
Male (19) 3 8 6 2
Pubertal        
Female (526) 43 385 67 31
Male (129) 16 95 11 7