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Year
: 2018  |  Volume : 16  |  Issue : 4  |  Page : 131--139

Overview of role of nuclear medicine in differentiated thyroid cancers


Saumya Sara Sunny 
 Department of Nuclear Medicine, Christian Medical College, Vellore, Tamil Nadu, India

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Saumya Sara Sunny
Department of Nuclear Medicine, Christian Medical College, Vellore - 632 004, Tamil Nadu
India

There has been a rising trend in the incidence of differentiated thyroid cancers. Diagnostic and therapeutic modalities using Radioiodine are employed in these conditions. This article aims to provide an overview of the types, staging, evaluation, treatment and follow up of thyroid cancers with focus on the nuclear medicine techniques.


How to cite this article:
Sunny SS. Overview of role of nuclear medicine in differentiated thyroid cancers.Curr Med Issues 2018;16:131-139


How to cite this URL:
Sunny SS. Overview of role of nuclear medicine in differentiated thyroid cancers. Curr Med Issues [serial online] 2018 [cited 2019 May 25 ];16:131-139
Available from: http://www.cmijournal.org/article.asp?issn=0973-4651;year=2018;volume=16;issue=4;spage=131;epage=139;aulast=Sunny;type=0