Fast Five Quiz: Are You Prepared for Patients With Suspected Thyroid Cancer?

Shabir Bhimji, MD, PhD; Elwyn C. Cabebe, MD


September 11, 2014

Thyroid cancers represent approximately 1% of new cancer diagnoses in the United States each year. Thyroid malignancies are divided into papillary carcinomas (80%), follicular carcinomas (10%), medullary thyroid carcinomas (5%-10%), anaplastic carcinomas (1%-2%), primary thyroid lymphomas (rare), and primary thyroid sarcomas (rare). Check your knowledge of the presentation, diagnosis, and complications of thyroid cancer with this quick quiz.


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