Screening for thyroid cancer in survivors of childhood and young adult cancer treated with neck radiation Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Mass Screening
  • Thyroid Neoplasms
  • Ultrasonography

abstract

  • Survivors with a history of neck radiation may not require routine thyroid ultrasound for thyroid cancer screening. Among adult survivors of childhood and young adult cancer with a history of radiation therapy to the neck, annual physical exam is an acceptable thyroid cancer screening strategy.

publication date

  • December 27, 2016

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC5527324

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1007/s11764-016-0588-6

PubMed ID

  • 28028762

Additional Document Info

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  • 1

end page

  • 7