Thyroid Cancer 101: Linked with Inflammatory bowel disease (IBD), especially those with Ulcerative colitis ?

Thyroid Cancer 101: Linked with Inflammatory bowel disease (IBD), especially those with Ulcerative colitis ?

Thyroid Cancer 101: Linked with Inflammatory bowel disease (IBD), especially those with Ulcerative colitis ?

Thyroid Cancer 101: Linked with Inflammatory bowel disease (IBD), especially those with Ulcerative colitis ?

Dr.Guttler’s comments.

  1. Study of  334,000 patients with IBD with possible link to immunosupressent therapy have increase risk of thyroid cancer.
  2. More studies needed.

Possible Link Found Between IBD and Risk of Thyroid Cancer, Study Reports

Possible Link Found Between IBD and Risk of Thyroid Cancer, Study Reports

Patients with inflammatory bowel disease (IBD), especially those with ulcerative colitis, may be at a higher risk of developing thyroid cancer. Use of immunosupressent drugs was also found to possibly contribute to an increased risk for this cancer, according to researchers. Their study, “Assessment of thyroid cancer risk in more than 334,000 patients with inflammatory

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