Thyroid cancers in nodular goiters in Kano, Nigeria.

  title={Thyroid cancers in nodular goiters in Kano, Nigeria.},
  author={Steven Tijjani Edino and Aminu Zakari Mohammed and Ochicha Ochicha and Sani Abubakar Malami and Ahmed Ashuku Yakubu},
  journal={Nigerian journal of clinical practice},
  volume={13 3},
BACKGROUND Cancer is an occasional incidental finding in nodular goiter, but there has been no formal study on this disease in our locality. AIMS AND OBJECTIVES To determine the occurrence of histologically diagnosed malignancy in patients who present with nodular goiters. METHODOLOGY This is a 7-year (2000-2006) retrospective study of all… CONTINUE READING