Factors connected with the female sex seem to play an important role in differentiated thyroid cancer.

Abstract

AIM The aim of the study was to analyze whether female sex hormones and other factors connected with the female sex could increase the risk of differentiated thyroid cancer (DTC). MATERIAL AND METHODS Ninety-nine patients with a mean age ± SD of 40.5 ± 5.9 years with DTC and 51 healthy women with a mean age of 36.52 ± 8.3 years were examined… (More)
DOI: 10.3109/09513590.2011.569606

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