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Table 1 Baseline characteristics of differentiated thyroid cancer patients (N = 312)

From: Extrathyroidal extension and cervical node infiltration are associated with recurrences and shorter recurrence-free survival in differentiated thyroid cancer: a cohort study

Baseline characteristics N (%)
Age
  < 45 years 129 (41.3%)
 45–65 years 150 (48.1%)
  > 65 years 33 (10.6%)
Sex
 Female 254 (81.4%)
 Male 58 (18.6%)
Ethnicity
 Javanese 290 (92.9%)
 Non-Javanese 22 (7.1%)
Tumor size (T)
 T1 6 (1.9%)
 T2 55 (17.6%)
 T3 212 (67.9%)
 T4 39 (12.5%)
Nodal status
 Negative 264 (84.6%)
 Positive 48 (15.4%)
Stage
 1 224 (71.8%)
 2 63 (20.2%)
 3 25 (8.0%)
Presence of extrathyroidal extension
 Yes 41 (13.1%)
 No 271 (86.9%)
Number of lesion
 Unifocal 185 (59.3%)
 Multifocal 127 (40.7%)
Lymphatic invasion
 Negative 264 (84.6%)
 Positive 48 (15.4%)
Surgery
 Total thyroidectomy 226 (72.4%)
 Lobectomy 86 (27.6%)
Radionucleotide ablation
 Yes 136 (43.6%)
 No 176 (56.4%)