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What is Thyroid cancer, anaplastic?

What is Thyroid cancer, anaplastic?

  • Thyroid cancer, anaplastic: A thyroid gland cancer that is quite aggressive and metastasizes to other parts of the body.

Thyroid cancer, anaplastic is listed as a "rare disease" by the Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH). This means that Thyroid cancer, anaplastic, or a subtype of Thyroid cancer, anaplastic, affects less than 200,000 people in the US population.
Source - National Institutes of Health (NIH)

Thyroid cancer, anaplastic: Introduction

Types of Thyroid cancer, anaplastic:

Broader types of Thyroid cancer, anaplastic:

Who gets Thyroid cancer, anaplastic?

Profile for Thyroid cancer, anaplastic: People with anaplastic thyroid cancer are usually more than 65 years old. (Source: excerpt from What You Need To Know About Thyroid Cancer: NCI)

How serious is Thyroid cancer, anaplastic?

Complications of Thyroid cancer, anaplastic: see complications of Thyroid cancer, anaplastic

What causes Thyroid cancer, anaplastic?

Causes of Thyroid cancer, anaplastic: see causes of Thyroid cancer, anaplastic

What are the symptoms of Thyroid cancer, anaplastic?

Symptoms of Thyroid cancer, anaplastic: see symptoms of Thyroid cancer, anaplastic

Complications of Thyroid cancer, anaplastic: see complications of Thyroid cancer, anaplastic

Thyroid cancer, anaplastic: Testing

Diagnostic testing: see tests for Thyroid cancer, anaplastic.

Misdiagnosis: see misdiagnosis and Thyroid cancer, anaplastic.

How is it treated?

Doctors and Medical Specialists for Thyroid cancer, anaplastic: Oncologist, Endocrinologist ; see also doctors and medical specialists for Thyroid cancer, anaplastic.
Treatments for Thyroid cancer, anaplastic: see treatments for Thyroid cancer, anaplastic
Research for Thyroid cancer, anaplastic: see research for Thyroid cancer, anaplastic

Name and Aliases of Thyroid cancer, anaplastic

Main name of condition: Thyroid cancer, anaplastic

Other names or spellings for Thyroid cancer, anaplastic:

Anaplastic thyroid cancer, Thyroid carcinoma, anaplastic, Anaplastic thyroid carcinoma

Anaplastic thyroid cancer, Anaplastic thyroid carcinoma, Thyroid carcinoma, anaplastic
Source - Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH)

Thyroid cancer, anaplastic: Related Conditions

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