A woman undergoes an ultrasound of her thyroid.

Thyroid tumour type no longer deemed a cancer: what this means for patients

With the name change, made to counter problem of overdiagnosis, sufferers will no longer face radiotherapy or surgery to remove thyroid gland, saving them money and tears. Other tumours may now be reclassified, doctors hope

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A woman undergoes an ultrasound of her thyroid.
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