Metastatic Hurthle cell carcinoma and medical certification.


Thyroid carcinoma is the most common malignancy of the endocrine system. Thyroid cancers generally have a favorable prognosis but require ongoing follow-up. Surgery is the treatment of choice. Thyroglobulin can be a useful tumor marker for disease surveillance. Disease impact on safety of flight is the primary aeromedical concern.

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@article{McGinnis2007MetastaticHC, title={Metastatic Hurthle cell carcinoma and medical certification.}, author={Michael Vincent McGinnis}, journal={Aviation, space, and environmental medicine}, year={2007}, volume={78 11}, pages={1078-9} }