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Table 4 Univariate analysis of patients in the DM group comparing those with DM on initial presentation (n = 12) and those who presented after their diagnosis of thyroid cancer (n = 27)

From: Patient and tumor factors contributing to distant metastasis in well-differentiated thyroid cancer: a retrospective cohort study

Variable p-value
Sex 0.999
Focality 0.061
Positive margins* 0.019
LVI 0.148
Nodal metastasis 0.258
Age at diagnosis 0.563
Size 0.253
ETE* 0.032
  1. LVI Lymphovascular invasion
  2. *p < 0.05