Biopsies and Novel Therapies for Thyroid Cancer

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4:00

Radiologist Lucy Hann describes a quick and relatively painless procedure called fine-needle biopsy, which is used to extract thyroid tumor cells for analysis under a microscope. Endocrinologist Michael Tuttle describes new drugs currently in clinical trials that have improved the ability to treat patients with aggressive tumors that are resistant to radioactive iodine therapy.

Speaker(s)

Lucy Hann