Thyroid cancer in the renal transplant population: epidemiological study.

  title={Thyroid cancer in the renal transplant population: epidemiological study.},
  author={Franklin Pond and Jonathan W Serpell and Angela Webster},
  journal={ANZ journal of surgery},
  volume={75 3},
BACKGROUND The epidemiology of thyroid neoplasms in the renal transplant population has not been widely published. The present study compares the behaviour of thyroid cancer in the transplant cohort with that of the general population. It also documents the transplantation outcomes of patients with thyroid and non-thyroid cancers. METHODS All recipients of renal grafts are registered with the Australia and New Zealand Dialysis and Transplant (ANZDATA) Registry. Data were obtained from this… CONTINUE READING


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