Increasing incidence of thyroid cancer is due to increased pathologic detection

Simon Grodski, Tani Brown, Stan Sidhu, Anthony Gill, Bruce Robinson, Diana Learoyd, Mark Sywak, Tom Reeve, Leigh Delbridge

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Abstract

There has been a marked increase in the incidence of thyroid cancer worldwide over recent decades. Patients with retrosternal goiter (RSG) are not picked up generally by common surveillance techniques such as ultrasound. The aim of this project was to study the incidence of thyroid cancer in patients with RSG
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1038 - 1043
Number of pages6
JournalSurgery
Volume144
Issue number6
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2008

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