Assessment of Serum Leptin Levels in Females With Papillary Thyroid Carcinoma, Benign Thyroid Nodules, and Normal Controls
There will be three groups in this study, but 2 of the groups are part of another study so
will only recruit normal controls.
Time Perspective: Cross-Sectional
evaluating Leptin level Evaluating Serum Leptin Levels Between 3 Groups. One Group with Papillary Thyroid Carcinoma. One Group With Benign Nodules. One Group with Normal Thyroid.
Assessing serum leptin levels in females with treated papillary thyroid carcinoma and compared to females with proven benign thyroid nodules and females with normal thyroid glands. All groups were matched by gender, age, and BMI to limit confounders.
Whitney Goldner, MD
University of Nebraska
United States: Institutional Review Board
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