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Hereditary Thyroid Cancer: Part 2

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Hereditary Thyroid Cancer: Part 2

Last Updated: January 8, 2019 In Part 1 of this series on hereditary thyroid cancer, we discussed red flags that increase the likelihood of a hereditary predisposition to thyroid cancer.  In this post, we outline four hereditary cancer syndromes that increase the risk to develop thyroid cancer and their features. Hereditary Cancer Syndromes that Involve…

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Hereditary Thyroid Cancer: Part 1

Source: Wikipedia Last Updated: January 8, 2019 The endocrine system is the bodily system that regulates our metabolism, growth and development, sexual function, reproduction, sleep,  mood, and more.  Glands that produce hormones and regulate these functions include: Pineal gland Pituitary gland Thyroid Thymus Adrenal glands Pancreas Reproductive glands (ovaries and testes) This article will focus…

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