Clinical Features, Treatment, and Long-Term Outcome of Papillary Thyroid Cancer in Children and Adolescents Without Radiation Exposure

Abstract

Cancer of the thyroid gland is rare in children and adolescents. A history of neck irradiation is a well-established risk factor for tumor development, and most previous reports focused on cases that were induced by radiation exposure. We present here a retrospective review of the clinical features, treatment, and long-term outcome of children and… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s00268-012-1558-4

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