MACIS

AcronymDefinition
MACISMathematical Aspects of Computer and Information Sciences
MACISModelling and Analysing Complex Interacting Systems
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At Mayo, we ablate only patients with a MACIS score of 6 or above, and those with follicular cell derived cancers.
At Mayo, we ablate only patients with a MACIS score of 6 or above and those with follicular cell--derived cancers.
James Brierley of the University of Toronto have taken the various staging schemes, including the AMES (age, metastasis, extent, and size) system, the AGES (age, grade, extent, and size) system, and the MACIS system, and tried to determine how prognostic they are.
I] therapy for patients with residual thyroid cancer after the best surgical treatment, for those with metastatic spread (stage II if younger than 45 years or stage IV if older than 45 years), and for those at high risk from their disease (those with follicular and Hurthle cell cancer and papillary cancer with a MACIS score greater than 6).
Mclver recommends using 131I therapy for patients who have residual thyroid cancer after the best surgical treatment, for those with metastatic spread (stage II if younger than 45 years or stage IV if older than 45 years), and for those at high risk from their disease (those with follicular and Hurthle cell cancer and papillary cancer with a MACIS score greater than 6).