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rhTSH combined with radiation therapy successfully destroys remaining thyroid tissue

rhTSH combined with radiation therapy successfully destroys remaining thyroid tissue

Hopkins discovery provides molecular marker to assess risk for patients with papillary thyroid cancer

Hopkins discovery provides molecular marker to assess risk for patients with papillary thyroid cancer

Subclinical hypothyroidism associated with increased risk of congestive heart failure

Subclinical hypothyroidism associated with increased risk of congestive heart failure

Under-active thyroid can increase heart failure risk

Under-active thyroid can increase heart failure risk

Cancer survivors require tailored follow-up plans

Cancer survivors require tailored follow-up plans

Discovery of signaling mechanism may help prevent metastatic melanoma

Discovery of signaling mechanism may help prevent metastatic melanoma

Cancer incidence among women has increased slightly

Cancer incidence among women has increased slightly

Americans' risk of dying from cancer continues to decline

Americans' risk of dying from cancer continues to decline

Dual association of beta-carotene with risk of tobacco-related cancers

Dual association of beta-carotene with risk of tobacco-related cancers

Why do estrogen-dependent breast-cancer cells grow and spread rapidly?

Why do estrogen-dependent breast-cancer cells grow and spread rapidly?

Chernobyl: The True Scale of the Accident

Chernobyl: The True Scale of the Accident

Mission to teach patients about modern treatments for sinusitis

Mission to teach patients about modern treatments for sinusitis

Percutaneous core-needle biopsy, provides samples of tissue suitable for accurate initial diagnosis of a solid tumor

Percutaneous core-needle biopsy, provides samples of tissue suitable for accurate initial diagnosis of a solid tumor

Medical scans can trigger airport alarms for up to 30 days after

Medical scans can trigger airport alarms for up to 30 days after

Radioisotopes from scans can trigger airport radiation alarms

Radioisotopes from scans can trigger airport radiation alarms

Newly discovered gene mutation may account for many cases of immune deficiency

Newly discovered gene mutation may account for many cases of immune deficiency

Medical experts say that yearly checkup not necessary - doctors and patients disagree

Medical experts say that yearly checkup not necessary - doctors and patients disagree

Minimally invasive approach to removing diseased thyroids

Minimally invasive approach to removing diseased thyroids

Harmonic scalpel could reduce operative time and blood loss in patients

Harmonic scalpel could reduce operative time and blood loss in patients

A blood test for thyroid cancer can detect persistent or recurrent disease even before doctors can find any trace of a tumor

A blood test for thyroid cancer can detect persistent or recurrent disease even before doctors can find any trace of a tumor