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Could i die from a malignant thyroid nodule?

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Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience in Pediatrics
Not the best questn: Your better question is what steps to you need to take to increase you chance of survival with this process.Close and honest discussions with your treatment team can provide you the best answers.
Answered on Jun 7, 2018
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Dr. Philip Kern
Dr. Philip Kern commented
42 years experience in Endocrinology
Any malignancy can kill you. But most thyroid cancer is very treatable and curable. Although oncologists are usually the cancer specialists, thyroid cancer is mostly handled by an Endocrinologist.
Feb 3, 2014

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