volume 9, issue 9, P5430-5436 2020
DOI: 10.21037/tcr-20-1364
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Abstract: Background: Anaplastic thyroid cancer (ATC) is among the most aggressive human malignancies, with a mean survival time of 6 months regardless of the treatment.Methods: This retrospective study used the single-centre database system of the Gangnam Severance Hospital. The management and outcome data of 23 patients with a definitive histological diagnosis of ATC were reviewed.Results: The 23 long-term survivors were 11 men and 12 women, with a mean age of 58 years. Nine patients had distant metastases at the time…

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