Thyroid Cancer: A Growing Problem for Young Women (audio)
Thyroid cancer raises questions for young women who have it. What are the complications of treatment? What are the treatment options when thyroid cancer is discovered during pregnancy? How long after treatment is it safe to become pregnant? Would subsequent pregnancies affect the outcome of treatment? What effect does thyroid cancer have on fertility? In this webcast, Dr. Dutra will discuss the answers to these questions and talk about why the incidence of thyroid cancer is increasing.
Jose Dutra, MD is an otolaryngologist/head and neck surgeon on the medical staff at Northwestern Memorial Hospital, director of the Thyroid Surgical Clinic in the Department of Otolaryngology/Head and Neck Surgery and assistant professor of Otolaryngology at Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine.