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Young woman feeling a lump in her neck.

How is Thyroid Cancer Diagnosed?

Wondering what to expect from a thyroid cancer diagnosis? Here's all the tests and tools your doctor may use to diagnose your condition.

Dr. John C. Morris

Exploring Current Issues in Thyroid Cancer

A Mayo Clinic endocrinologist talks about thyroid cancer issues like overdiagnosis, and whether active surveillance is a viable treatment.

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How to Monitor for Thyroid Cancer Recurrence

Your thyroid cancer journey doesn't end after surgery. Here are 10 ways you can stay vigilant in case it comes back.

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Do You Know the Signs of Thyroid Cancer?

Unfortunately, thyroid cancer is hard to spot, so pay close attention to symptoms like swelling in your face or a lump in your neck.

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How to Do a Thyroid Neck Check

A thyroid neck check is an important habit you can do yourself to look for signs of thyroid issues including goiter and thyroid cancer. Just follow these steps.

Doctor giving patient a thyroid ultra sound.

Thyroid Nodules: Diagnosis and Treatment

Thyroid nodules are lumps or tumors in your thyroid gland—which you need to know about.

Woman checking her thyroid

Thyroid Range: 'Normal' vs. 'Optimal'

Measurements of what’s “normal” and what’s “optimal” on the thyroid stimulating hormone (TSH) test can vary significantly in thyroid treatment.

Blood sample in tubes on medical exam forms

Hypothyroidism vs. Hyperthyroidism: Blood Tests

Learn more about blood tests for thyroid disease, and about hyperthyroidism or hypothyroidism.