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Column 2. Prevalence of Various Histological Types of Thyroid Cancer

  • Masahisa Saikawa
  • Haruki Akasu
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Abstract

Among the thyroid cancers, papillary carcinoma is the most common, followed by follicular carcinoma, medullary carcinoma, anaplastic carcinoma, malignant lymphoma, and others.

Keywords

Public Health Thyroid Cancer Thyroid Carcinoma Histological Type General Grouping 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Division of Head and Neck SurgeryNational Center Hospital EastKashiwaJapan
  2. 2.Department of Surgery, Division of Endocrine SurgeryNippon Medical SchoolTokyoJapan

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