Thyroid cancer in toxic and non-toxic multinodular goiter.

@article{eri2007ThyroidCI,
  title={Thyroid cancer in toxic and non-toxic multinodular goiter.},
  author={Celal Çerçi and Sevim S{\"u}reyya Çerçi and Elçin {\"O}zçelik Eroğlu and Murat Dede and Nilgun Kapucuoğlu and Mevl{\"u}t Yildiz and Mehmet Bulbul},
  journal={Journal of postgraduate medicine},
  year={2007},
  volume={53 3},
  pages={
          157-60
        }
}
BACKGROUND Many authors have claimed that hyperthyroidism protects against thyroid cancer and believed that the incidence of malignancy is lower in patients with toxic multinodular goiter (TMG) than in those with non-toxic multinodular goiter. But in recent studies, it was reported that the incidence of malignancy with TMG is not as low as previously thought. AIM To compare the thyroid cancer incidence in patients with toxic and non-toxic multinodular goiter. SETTINGS AND DESIGN Histology… CONTINUE READING
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