Latest Thyroid neoplasm Stories

2010-12-16 14:47:19

When children are exposed to head and neck radiation, whether due to cancer treatment or multiple diagnostic CT scans, the result is an increased risk of thyroid cancer for the next 58 years or longer.

2010-12-02 14:08:52

Researchers at the National Institutes of Health have identified a compound that prevents overproduction of thyroid hormone, a finding that brings scientists one step closer to improving treatment for Graves' disease.

2010-11-23 12:39:11

Doctors at the University of Colorado School of Medicine were concerned recently when they found a nodule in the thyroid of a 64-year-old Colorado man.

2010-11-16 12:56:00

350,000 Thyroid Cancer Patients Living in the U.S. with 35,000+ New Diagnoses Each Year; Early Detection Through Asking Your Doctor to Check Your Neck is Key NEW YORK, Nov.

2010-09-22 09:51:39

After a phase 2 trial, 49 percent of patients with advanced differentiated thyroid cancers responded to treatment using a drug designed to stop tumor blood vessel growth.

2010-09-20 18:39:44

The drug pazopanib may help revolutionize the care of patients with metastatic, rapidly progressive differentiated thyroid cancers.

2010-08-25 14:23:33

To their deep dismay, researchers at Mayo Clinic discovered several years ago that laboratory samples of anaplastic thyroid cancer (ATC) they were using to help them find new treatments for this lethal disease were probably some other kind of cancer.

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