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Thyroid Cancer

What age group does thyroid cancer affect?

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  • AEric M. Genden, MD, Ear, Nose & Throat (Otolaryngology), answered on behalf of The Mount Sinai Health System
    What Age Group Does Thyroid Cancer Affect?

    Thyroid cancer affects all age groups and both genders. But it is more common in women age 20-50. In this video, Eric Genden, MD, chairman of the department of otolaryngology at The Mount Sinai Medical Center, explains why it's common in this group.

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