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Thyroid Cancer

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

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

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

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