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Lymph Nodes Supraclavicular Thyroid Cancer
Thyroid cancer arises in the thyroid gland. It usually presents as a painless thyroid nodule. Most are papillary-follicular type and have a very good prognosis. Less common are medullary cancers, with an intermediate prognosis. Anaplastic cancers of the thyroid have a poor prognosis and are uncommon. Treatment of thyroid cancers involves removal ...Read more
Thyroid cancer: Yes if it had metatisized. (spread).Get a more detailed answer ›
Will chemotherapy help at all with 8.7cm thyroid cancer with mestatic neck disease and spread to nearby lymph nodes ?
Thyroid treatment: First line against thyroid cancer is surgery. You need to get all detectable disease out of the neck (the primary tumor and nodal metastases). Radioactive iodine is used to eradicate remaining thyroid and thyroid cancer cells. This can also help with distant mets in lungs/bone/etc. This can be repeated. External beam radiation ; chemo are reserved for cancer that has become dangerous. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
No rai after 2 years of tt for pap thyroid cancer that spread to nearby lymph nodes, though i was asked to have rai.Did the cancer spread to othr parts?
Thyroid cancer: From your "clinical findings", i see you've had a neg ultrasound and neg thyroglob. You should be on levothyroxine with a low tsh. All this is good, but there still could be small foci of cancer, although at age 81 such cancer may not impact you. Rai is best way to clean it all up. Follow the advice of your endocrinologist. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Benign enlarged hilar lymph nodes - just diagnosed with thyroid cancer - can they be related even though hilar biopsy was benign?
Diagnosed w pallilary thyroid cancer, braf v600e mutation detected. Shouldn't lymph nodes be checked before TT?
No: Once the diagnosis of Ca made the way the neck is to be handled is based on findings along the veins where the nodes are defined. The major approach is strictly to define the recurrent laryngeal nerve bilaterally and depending on the size and position of the tumor, total throid decided upon. Wlith nerves seen coming out of mediastinum dissection becomes simple and only clinical nodes removed. ...Read more
I've got a hard, fixed lymph node in my groin with history of papillary thyroid cancer - should I be concerned?
I have a hard, fixed lymph node in my groin with history of papillary thyroid cancer. Any reason for concern?
What are chances of thyroid cancer causing my slight hearing loss? It was in the lymph nodes as well. What chance of it spreading elsewhere?
Hrng loss = prob not: Thyroid cancer would probably not be the cause of slight hearing loss. There is definitely a chance of spread beyond your lymph nodes, in which case it would become even more serious. Make sure you are working with your physicians and have received or are receiving appropriate therapy. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Thyroid cancer on left - new ultrasound showed 9x3mm zone v & 10x3mm zone II both right side. No obvious lymph nodes on left. Adenopathy right side?
Ask your doctor: It is normal to have lymph nodes in all areas of your neck, so this in itself is not suspicious. The lymph nodes you listed are also within a normal expected size range. You should ask your doctor if there is anything else about these nodes that appears suspicious. There are several kinds of thyroid cancer, so it would also be a good idea to ask your doctor what additional tests can be done. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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