Thyroid Cancer Treatment

There are four major types of thyroid cancer: papillary, follicular, medullary, and anaplastic. In 1890, European advances in thyroidectomy were taken to the USA by William Halsted of Baltimore, Charles Mayo of Rochester and George Crile of Cleveland. The cause of thyroid cancer is unknown, but certain risk factors have been identified and include a family history of goitre, exposure to high levels of radiation, and certain hereditary syndromes.

There are four major types of thyroid cancer: papillary, follicular, medullary, and anaplastic. In 1890, European advances in thyroidectomy were taken to the USA by William Halsted of Baltimore, Charles Mayo of Rochester and George Crile of Cleveland ... More

Health Q&A
Enlarged prostrate of 73.6gms & psa 5.3

Last few years I have enlarged prostrate. Last year was 74 gms & now 73.6 gms as on 22.3.17. Got PSA done yesterday & that was 5.3. What should be further line of action?

Stomach cancer symptoms

I have stomach pain and it's not going despite treatment All the symptoms I have are of stomach cancer when I searched online. What kind of doctor can check if I have stomach cancer of not ? What kind of doctor should I go to.? What do we call those doctors who test if cancer is there or not ? I have no idea Please help !

Radiation oncologist

My mother is getting IGRT treatment for metastatic breast cancer now for 15 cycles along with chemo therapy.Some one is saying that patients who are taking radiation therapy are causes problems to children'health.so we should keep children to keep distance from the patient.Is this correct?

Symptoms of tumor

I have a swollen lymph node near my neck, worried if it's malignant. It is itching though.. so hopefully it's a skin reaction.

Swelling in hand

After breast cancer (right side)treatment my right hand has swollen as I fell down once. There is no pain in hand but the width has been increased than the other hand....Can anything be done to reduce swelling

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Breast Self Examination

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Lung Cancer - A Looming Danger!

Introduction:Lung cancer is the leading cause of death in men in India and fourth leading cause of death in men and women combined. Main reason for the incidence of lung cancer is exposure to tobacco smoke and in some in cases exposure to asbestos (rare these days),arsenic,polycyclic ...

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