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introduction to Elderly Thyroid Cancer-Symptoms-Treatment-Nursing-Diet

introduction to Elderly Thyroid Cancer-Symptoms-Treatment-Nursing-Diet

Introduction to thyroid cancer in the elderly

Carcinoma of thyroid (carcinoma of thyroid) is a relatively common malignant tumor of the head and neck, accounting for 1% to 2% of systemic malignant tumors, and it is more common in women. The prognosis of thyroid cancer is relatively good. The vast majority of thyroid cancer occurs in the young and middle-aged. It is rare in the elderly, and the degree of malignancy is high, and the prognosis is poor.

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Basic knowledge of thyroid cancer in the elderly

  • Whether it belongs to medical insurance: No
  • Alias: elderly thyroid cancer, elderly malignant goiter, elderly malignant goiter
  • Incidence site: Thyroid
  • Infectious: non-infectious
  • Frequent population: the elderly
  • Related symptoms: Goiter painless hard nodules dysphagia and neck lymph nodes swelling goiter
  • Concurrent disease: nodular goiter

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