Improved detection does not fully explain the rising incidence of well-differentiated thyroid cancer: a population-based analysis.


BACKGROUND The increasing incidence of thyroid cancer may be an artifact of increased diagnostic scrutiny, permitting detection of smaller, subclinical thyroid cancers. Our objective was to examine trends in the incidence of well-differentiated thyroid cancers with large size and adverse pathological features. METHODS Detailed population-based analysis of… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.amjsurg.2009.11.008


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