Lymph Nodes in Thyroid Cancer

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Unlike in many other cancers, the spread of thyroid cancer to the lymph nodes has very little impact on survival in most patients, say thyroid cancer experts at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center. Lymph nodes that look suspicious may be removed during thyroid surgery, but in most cases, such a procedure does not have an effect on the outcome of treatment.


Lucy Hann