TITLE

Risk of Thyroid Cancer in Hispanics: A Cohort Study

AUTHOR(S)
Brito, Juan E.; Lew, John I.; Solorzano, Carmen C.
PUB. DATE
February 2013
SOURCE
American Surgeon;Feb2013, Vol. 79 Issue 2, p213
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Case Study
ABSTRACT
The article discusses a case study of the risk of thyroid cancer in Hispanics in a tertiary care center in Miami-Dade County, Florida. The study involved a control group of patients who underwent thyroidectomy from 2002 to 2009. Collected specimens were classified as benign or malignant. Results suggested the association of Hispanic ethnicity with an increased risk of having thyroid cancer.
ACCESSION #
85112130

 

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