Active Surveillance 101: First-Line Management: Elderly >60 are Best Candidates for Active Surveillance. Thyroid. 2017 Jun 19. Insights into the management of papillary microcarcinoma of the thyroid. Miyauchi A et al Thyroid. 2017 Jun 19. ...More info
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The Math/Computer Guys Look at Thyroid Cancer Don’t ask me how they do the modeling. A mathematical simulation model of papillary thyroid carcinoma in The U.S. Carrie Lubitz ,et al Published: May 8, 2017...More info
Thyroid No Surgery #3 The Art of Refusing a Surgery for a Small Micro-Papillary Thyroid Cancer It a patient is told they have cancer it can be nervous time for sure. However, not all cancers are the same. Some such as pancreas cancer is very...More info
What Happens When You Don’t Get Expert Opinions On Indeterminate Thyroid Biopsies? Unnecessary Surgery or a Total vs A Lobectomy?
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ThyroidNoSurgery.Com: The Place on the Web to Find All You Need to Know About Alternatives To Surgery for Thyroid Nodules,Cysts and Even Some Cancers.
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The Age of No Surgery is HERE Even for Thyroid Cancer: Active Surveillance AS. Except for small previously called Follicular variant of papillary cancer, that is now called NIFT-P now downgraded to benign, but still needs removal by simple...More info