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Thyroid Cancer is cancer that forms in the thyroid gland (an organ at the base of the throat that makes hormones that help control heart rate, blood pressure, body temperature, and weight). Four main types of thyroid cancer are papillary, follicular, medullary, and anaplastic thyroid cancer. The four types are based on how the cancer cells look under a microscope.
FDA grants accelerated approval to oncology drug for treatment of key genetic driver of cancer

FDA grants accelerated approval to oncology drug for treatment of key genetic driver of cancer

Low risk thyroid cancer patients can be treated with smaller amount of radiation, suggests study

Low risk thyroid cancer patients can be treated with smaller amount of radiation, suggests study

Head and neck cancer survivors more likely to commit suicide

Head and neck cancer survivors more likely to commit suicide

Veracyte to present data demonstrating potential of Envisia Genomic Classifier to improve ILD diagnosis

Veracyte to present data demonstrating potential of Envisia Genomic Classifier to improve ILD diagnosis

China NMPA approves LENVIMA for treatment of unresectable hepatocellular carcinoma

China NMPA approves LENVIMA for treatment of unresectable hepatocellular carcinoma

Endocrine Society announces winners of prestigious 2019 Laureate Awards

Endocrine Society announces winners of prestigious 2019 Laureate Awards

Eisai: EC approves marketing of LENVIMA as first-line treatment for hepatocellular carcinoma

Eisai: EC approves marketing of LENVIMA as first-line treatment for hepatocellular carcinoma

Removing the cancer label - overhaul in cancer classification proposed

Removing the cancer label - overhaul in cancer classification proposed

Novartis' new drug combination receives positive CHMP opinion for treating stage III BRAF mutant melanoma

Novartis' new drug combination receives positive CHMP opinion for treating stage III BRAF mutant melanoma

Experts highlight the need to avoid overdiagnosis and 'excessive' treatment of thyroid cancer

Experts highlight the need to avoid overdiagnosis and 'excessive' treatment of thyroid cancer

MicroRNA panel could categorize indeterminate thyroid nodule samples into malignant and benign

MicroRNA panel could categorize indeterminate thyroid nodule samples into malignant and benign

Study shows increased risk of cancer among US flight attendants

Study shows increased risk of cancer among US flight attendants

Study finds increase in lifestyle-related cancers over the past decade

Study finds increase in lifestyle-related cancers over the past decade

Male thyroid cancer survivors face nearly 50% higher CVD risk than women, study suggests

Male thyroid cancer survivors face nearly 50% higher CVD risk than women, study suggests

Thyroid tumors may be more susceptible to precisely targeted radiation treatment, suggests study

Thyroid tumors may be more susceptible to precisely targeted radiation treatment, suggests study

Ultrasound guidelines can reliably differentiate between pediatric thyroid nodules that require biopsy

Ultrasound guidelines can reliably differentiate between pediatric thyroid nodules that require biopsy

FDA grants approval for two drugs administered together to treat aggressive form of thyroid cancer

FDA grants approval for two drugs administered together to treat aggressive form of thyroid cancer

Online survey shows patient dissatisfaction with hypothyroidism treatments

Online survey shows patient dissatisfaction with hypothyroidism treatments

Researchers recommend anti-cancer immunotherapies for treatment of thyroid cancer

Researchers recommend anti-cancer immunotherapies for treatment of thyroid cancer

First-of-its-kind cancer drug effective in 93% of pediatric patients

First-of-its-kind cancer drug effective in 93% of pediatric patients