Thyroid disease in Blacks.

  • Odd Erik Hansen
  • Published 1982 in
    South African medical journal = Suid-Afrikaanse…
Three hundred and sixty consecutive patients with thyroid swellings were investigated and operated on at Ga-Rankuwa Hospital, Pretoria. Patients were referred from 34 homeland hospitals and from Caprivi, making this series a reasonable reflection of thyroid disease in Blacks. A noteworthy increase in the incidence of malignant thyroid tumours becomes… CONTINUE READING