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Thyroid cancer is on the rise – CNL
The number of thyroid cancer cases is growing each year and it’s unclear why. In the United States, there were about 60,000 new thyroid cancer cases (45,310 in women, and 14,910 in men) in 2013. Thyroid cancer has a high cure rate, but it’s important to go to a specialized, multidisciplinary center to ensure proper care. Naifa Busaidy, M.D., associate professor in Endocrine Neoplasia and Hormonal Disorders at MD Anderson Cancer Center, discusses all forms of thyroid cancer: follicular, hurthle cell carcinoma, medullary and anaplastic.

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Title: Thyroid cancer is on the rise – CNL
Summary: The number of thyroid cancer cases is growing each year and it’s unclear why. In the United States, there were about 60,000 new thyroid cancer cases (45,310 in women, and 14,910 in men) in 2013. Thyroid cancer has a high cure rate, but it’s important to go to a specialized, multidisciplinary center to ensure proper care. Naifa Busaidy, M.D., associate professor in Endocrine Neoplasia and Hormonal Disorders at MD Anderson Cancer Center, discusses all forms of thyroid cancer: follicular, hurthle cell carcinoma, medullary and anaplastic.
Keywords: cnl, cancer newsline, thyroid cancer, naifa busaidy, follicular thyroid cancer, hurthle cell carcinoma, medullary thyroid cancer, anaplastic thyroid cancer, extComm, Communications - External
Transcript: http://www.mdanderson.org/transcripts/cancer-newsline/2014/thyroid-cancer-is-on-the-rise-6-16-14.htm