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Mayo Clinic: High-Tech Imaging Contributing To Overdiagnosis Of Low-Risk Thyroid Cancers

ROCHESTER, Minn. — Aug 26, 2013 — An increasing gap between the incidence of thyroid cancer and deaths from the disease suggests that low-risk cancers are being overdiagnosed and overtreated, a study from the Mayo Clinic Center for the Science of Health Care Delivery finds. The study appears in the current issue [...]

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High-Tech Imaging Contributing to Overdiagnosis of Low-Risk Thyroid Cancers

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qr-8h_dO0W0 An increasing gap between the incidence of thyroid cancer and deaths from the disease suggests that low-risk cancers are being overdiagnosed and overtreated. The study from the Mayo Clinic Center for the Science of Health Care Delivery is in the current issue of the BMJ.  Lead author Juan Brito, M.B.B.S., an [...]

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