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Medical Intel

Oct 5, 2016

thyroid-cancer-surgical-options-to-help-reduce-scarringApproximately 12 million Americans are affected by thyroid disease and some of those cases may be cancerous. When a thyroid nodule is discovered, imaging, biopsies and possibly surgery may be recommended.

Jennifer Rosen, MD, Chief of Endocrine Surgery and Vice Chair of Research at MedStar Washington Hospital Center, provides the full picture of what to expect during the process.