How diagnostic performance of ThyroSeq compares with other tests?

👉According to the ThyroSeq clinical validation study supplemental table, reported in JAMA Oncology, ThyroSeq GC has a benign call rate of 61%, as compared to the Afirma GSC rate of 54%, which indicates that ThyroSeq allows more patients to safely avoid diagnostic surgeries.

👉Additionally, ThyroSeq GC has a higher negative call rate for histologically benign nodules with indeterminate cytology (82%) than Afirma GSC (68%).

👉This means that patients with nodules that have indeterminate cytology but are histologically benign would avoid diagnostic surgery with ThyroSeq GC more often than with Afirma GSC.

  • Rodrigo Arrangoiz MS, MD, FACS a head and neck surgeon / endocrine surgeon / surgical oncologist and is a member of Sociedad QuirĂşrgica S.C at the America British Cowdray Medical Center in Mexico City:

 

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  • Rodrigo Arrangoiz MS, MD, FACS:
    • Is a member of the American Head and Neck Society

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    • He is a member of the American Thyroid Association:

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Training:

• General surgery:

• Michigan State University:

• 2004 al 2010

• Surgical Oncology / Head and Neck Surgery / Endocrine Surgery:

• Fox Chase Cancer Center (Filadelfia):

• 2010 al 2012

• Masters in Science (Clinical research for health professionals):

• Drexel University (Filadelfia):

• 2010 al 2012

• Surgical Oncology / Head and Neck Surgery / Endocrine Surgery:

• IFHNOS / Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center:

• 2014 al 2016

 

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