A member asked:

Is there a correlation between breast cancer and thyroid cancer or other hormone conditions?

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Dr. Richard Orr answered

Specializes in Surgical Oncology

Rarely: There is no correlation with hypo or hyperthyroidism. Very rarely, there can be families with breast and thyroid cancer, but these families are very rare. Neith cancer causes the other in a given individual.

Answered 6/22/2014



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