Thyroid cancer management.

  title={Thyroid cancer management.},
  author={Kenneth John Hardy and Brian R. Walker and R. S. Lindsay and R. Lee Kennedy and Jonathan R Seckl and Paul Lynch Padfield},
  journal={Clinical endocrinology},
  volume={42 6},
OBJECTIVE Thyroid cancer is the commonest endocrine malignancy, yet management remains controversial. Many endocrinologists advocate diagnosis by fine needle aspiration (FNA), treatment by thyroidectomy, ablative radioiodine (131I) and TSH suppression, together with follow-up with 131I scans or thyroglobulin (Tg) measurements. 131I (therapy or diagnosis) is… CONTINUE READING