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Table 3 Comorbidity and recurrence of LLN metastasis

From: Risk factors of lateral lymph node metastasis in cN0 papillary thyroid carcinoma

  LLN metastasis P value
  Yes No
Subjects, n 371 412
Hemorrhage 2 0 0.136
Temporary hypoparathyroidism 214 203 0.019
Permanent hypoparathyroidism 2 1 0.503
Temporary recurrent laryngeal nerve injury 16 14 0.506
Permanent recurrent laryngeal nerve injury 2 2 0.916
Chyle leakage 10 3 0.031
Recurrence 4 1 0.134