Thyroid Cancer 2013 Outcomes Report for Providence Little Company of Mary Medical Center Torrance

April 03, 2014

What has Providence done to assess its accuracy in diagnosing Thyroid Cancer?

Our Pathologists* conducted a retrospective study of thyroid fine needle aspiration (FNA) biopsies performed in 2012. Our data was compared to a large published study**

By adopting the standardized thyroid FNA diagnostic terminology of the Bethesda System, we can ensure clear result communication and appropriate follow up for our patients Download the full 2013 Thyroid Public Outcome Report *Our Pathology Department is accredited by the College of American Pathologists

 **Yang et al.Cancer 2007. 111(5): 306-315

Bethesda System, we can ensure clear result communication and appropriate follow up for our patients

*Our Pathology Department is accredited by the College of American Pathologists

**Yang et al.Cancer 2007. 111(5): 306-315