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Thyroid Cancer

Study: Worse Survival When Specific Thyroid Cancers Spread to Bone

Date Visible: 
Thursday, April 27, 2017 - 11:00
A large study shows bone complications in thyroid cancer are an indicator of a poor prognosis, suggesting the need for more drug research.

When It’s Not Exactly Cancer: Renaming Early Stage Thyroid Tumors

Date Visible: 
Tuesday, May 16, 2017 - 10:30
The number of people diagnosed with thyroid cancer is increasing -- one of the few cancers for which this is still the case. But a subset of these patients may be getting overdiagnosed with cancer.

Complications from Thyroid Cancer Surgery More Common Than Believed, Study Finds

Date Visible: 
Friday, June 23, 2017 - 09:45
As thyroid cancer rates rise, more people are having surgery to remove all or part of their thyroid. A new study suggests complications from these procedures are more common than previously believed.

Imaging after thyroid cancer treatment does not necessarily mean better outcomes, study finds

Date Visible: 
Friday, July 29, 2016 - 09:30

More imaging after thyroid cancer treatment identifies recurrence, but it does not always improve survival, a new study suggests.