What is thyroid cancer?
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Cancerous tumours of the thyroid
Most thyroid cancers are papillary or follicular carcinoma (also called differentiated thyroid cancer). Learn about cancerous tumours of the thyroid.
Non-cancerous conditions of the thyroid
Learn about non-cancerous conditions of the thyroid, such as hypothyroidism and benign thyroid nodules, which are not usually life-threatening.