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Thyroid cancer

Men and woman discussing thyroid cancer

Thyroid cancer information, covering thyroid cancer symptoms and causes, tests for diagnosis and staging, and treatments including surgery, radiotherapy (radioactive iodine, I-131), chemotherapy and current research. The living with thyroid cancer section covers coping with your diagnosis and managing after surgery.

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Updated: 6 July 2016