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Erik Karl Alexander, M.D.

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This page shows the publications co-authored by Erik Alexander and Edmund Cibas.
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3.988
  1. A prospective assessment defining the limitations of thyroid nodule pathologic evaluation. Ann Intern Med. 2013 Sep 03; 159(5):325-32.
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    Score: 0.564
  2. Defining thyroid spherules: A benign cytomorphologic feature that mimics microfollicles. Cancer Cytopathol. 2020 03; 128(3):171-176.
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    Score: 0.218
  3. A Cohort Analysis of Clinical and Ultrasound Variables Predicting Cancer Risk in 20,001 Consecutive Thyroid Nodules. J Clin Endocrinol Metab. 2019 11 01; 104(11):5665-5672.
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    Score: 0.216
  4. The Impact of Hashimoto Thyroiditis on Thyroid Nodule Cytology and Risk of Thyroid Cancer. J Endocr Soc. 2019 Apr 01; 3(4):791-800.
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    Score: 0.207
  5. Thyroid FNA biopsies comprised of abundant, mature squamous cells can be reported as benign: A cytologic study of 18 patients with clinical correlation. Cancer Cytopathol. 2018 05; 126(5):336-341.
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    Score: 0.194
  6. Differential Growth Rates of Benign vs. Malignant Thyroid Nodules. J Clin Endocrinol Metab. 2017 12 01; 102(12):4642-4647.
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    Score: 0.189
  7. Clinical, Sonographic, and Pathological Characteristics of RAS-Positive Versus BRAF-Positive Thyroid Carcinoma. J Clin Endocrinol Metab. 2016 12; 101(12):4938-4944.
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    Score: 0.175
  8. Bethesda Categorization of Thyroid Nodule Cytology and Prediction of Thyroid Cancer Type and Prognosis. Thyroid. 2016 Feb; 26(2):256-61.
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    Score: 0.165
  9. The Influence of Patient Age on Thyroid Nodule Formation, Multinodularity, and Thyroid Cancer Risk. J Clin Endocrinol Metab. 2015 Dec; 100(12):4434-40.
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    Score: 0.163
  10. The variable phenotype and low-risk nature of RAS-positive thyroid nodules. BMC Med. 2015 Aug 07; 13:184.
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    Score: 0.161
  11. Determination of the optimal time interval for repeat evaluation after a benign thyroid nodule aspiration. J Clin Endocrinol Metab. 2014 Feb; 99(2):510-6.
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    Score: 0.143
  12. Thyroid nodule size and prediction of cancer. J Clin Endocrinol Metab. 2013 Feb; 98(2):564-70.
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    Score: 0.135
  13. Preoperative diagnosis of benign thyroid nodules with indeterminate cytology. N Engl J Med. 2012 Aug 23; 367(8):705-15.
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    Score: 0.130
  14. The predictive value of the fine-needle aspiration diagnosis "suspicious for a follicular neoplasm, hurthle cell type" in patients with hashimoto thyroiditis. Am J Clin Pathol. 2011 Jan; 135(1):139-45.
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    Score: 0.117
  15. Indications for thyroid FNA and pre-FNA requirements: a synopsis of the National Cancer Institute Thyroid Fine-Needle Aspiration State of the Science Conference. Diagn Cytopathol. 2008 Jun; 36(6):390-9.
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    Score: 0.098
  16. Long-term assessment of a multidisciplinary approach to thyroid nodule diagnostic evaluation. Cancer. 2007 Dec 25; 111(6):508-16.
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    Score: 0.095
  17. Prevalence and distribution of carcinoma in patients with solitary and multiple thyroid nodules on sonography. J Clin Endocrinol Metab. 2006 Sep; 91(9):3411-7.
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    Score: 0.086
  18. Thyroid nodule shape and prediction of malignancy. Thyroid. 2004 Nov; 14(11):953-8.
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    Score: 0.076
  19. Natural history of benign solid and cystic thyroid nodules. Ann Intern Med. 2003 Feb 18; 138(4):315-8.
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    Score: 0.068
  20. Assessment of nondiagnostic ultrasound-guided fine needle aspirations of thyroid nodules. J Clin Endocrinol Metab. 2002 Nov; 87(11):4924-7.
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    Score: 0.067
  21. Differences in Thyroid Nodule Cytology and Malignancy Risk Between Children and Adults. Thyroid. 2019 08; 29(8):1097-1104.
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    Score: 0.053
  22. Natural History and Outcomes of Cytologically Benign Thyroid Nodules in Children. J Clin Endocrinol Metab. 2018 09 01; 103(9):3557-3565.
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    Score: 0.050
  23. Quantitative Analysis of the Benefits and Risk of Thyroid Nodule Evaluation in Patients =70 Years Old. Thyroid. 2018 04; 28(4):465-471.
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    Score: 0.048
  24. Reasons Associated with Total Thyroidectomy as Initial Surgical Management of an Indeterminate Thyroid Nodule. Ann Surg Oncol. 2018 May; 25(5):1410-1417.
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    Score: 0.048
  25. Molecular Testing of Nodules with a Suspicious or Malignant Cytologic Diagnosis in the Setting of Non-Invasive Follicular Thyroid Neoplasm with Papillary-Like Nuclear Features (NIFTP). Endocr Pathol. 2018 Mar; 29(1):68-74.
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    Score: 0.048
  26. A modified reporting approach for thyroid FNA in the NIFTP era: A 1-year institutional experience. Cancer Cytopathol. 2017 Nov; 125(11):854-864.
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    Score: 0.047
  27. The Flip Side of NIFTP: an Increase in Rates of Unfavorable Histologic Parameters in the Remainder of Papillary Thyroid Carcinomas. Endocr Pathol. 2017 Jun; 28(2):171-176.
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    Score: 0.046
  28. Noninvasive Follicular Thyroid Neoplasm with Papillary-Like Nuclear Features Accounts for More Than Half of "Carcinomas" Harboring RAS Mutations. Thyroid. 2017 04; 27(4):506-511.
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    Score: 0.045
  29. Preoperative Cytologic Diagnosis of Noninvasive Follicular Thyroid Neoplasm with Papillary-Like Nuclear Features: A Prospective Analysis. Thyroid. 2016 10; 26(10):1466-1471.
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    Score: 0.043
  30. Coming to terms with NIFTP: A provisional approach for cytologists. Cancer Cytopathol. 2016 Nov; 124(11):767-772.
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    Score: 0.043
  31. Noninvasive Follicular Variant of Papillary Thyroid Carcinoma and the Afirma Gene-Expression Classifier. Thyroid. 2016 07; 26(7):911-5.
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    Score: 0.043
  32. The Impact of Noninvasive Follicular Variant of Papillary Thyroid Carcinoma on Rates of Malignancy for Fine-Needle Aspiration Diagnostic Categories. Thyroid. 2015 Sep; 25(9):987-92.
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    Score: 0.040
  33. Molecular analysis of residual ThinPrep material from thyroid FNAs increases diagnostic sensitivity. Cancer Cytopathol. 2015 Jun; 123(6):356-61.
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    Score: 0.040
  34. Comparison of two different standards of care in detecting malignant thyroid nodules using thyroid fine-needle aspiration. Mol Clin Oncol. 2015 May; 3(3):682-686.
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    Score: 0.039
  35. How are childhood thyroid nodules discovered: opportunities for improving early detection. J Pediatr. 2014 Mar; 164(3):658-60.
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    Score: 0.036
  36. A standardized assessment of thyroid nodules in children confirms higher cancer prevalence than in adults. J Clin Endocrinol Metab. 2013 Aug; 98(8):3238-45.
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    Score: 0.035
  37. Genetic and biological subgroups of low-stage follicular thyroid cancer. Am J Pathol. 2003 Apr; 162(4):1053-60.
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    Score: 0.017
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