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Latest Thyroid neoplasm Stories

2011-12-20 22:42:34

Papillary thyroid cancer accounts for the majority of all thyroid malignancies, which primarily impact women.

2011-11-22 08:26:20

Papillary carcinoma is the most common type of thyroid cancer, and about one fourth of these carcinomas have mutations in the BRAF gene.

2011-11-21 23:09:28

Papillary carcinoma is the most common form of thyroid cancer.

2011-09-23 07:00:00

A recent study published in the journal “Thyroid” links diabetes with an increased incidence of thyroid cancer in older patients as reported by DiabeticLive.com. Tampa,

2011-08-16 23:24:38

Despite uncertainty about the appropriate use of radioactive iodine after surgery for different stages of thyroid cancer, between 1990 and 2008 its use has increased among patients with all tumor sizes, and there was wide variation in use of this treatment among hospitals.

2011-08-16 23:19:46

Where thyroid cancer patients go for care plays a large role in whether they receive radioactive iodine treatment, a new study from the University of Michigan Comprehensive Cancer Center finds.


Word of the Day
sudarium
  • A handkerchief.
  • Specifically— The legendary sweat-cloth; the handkerchief of St. Veronica, according to tradition miraculously impressed with the mask of Christ; also, the napkin about Christ's head (Johu xx. 7).
  • In general, any miraculous portrait of Christ.
The word 'sudarium' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a handkerchief'.