Cancer of the Thyroid

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UK sources of information and / or support

Patient UK

Has a leaflet on Thyroid Cancer.

Butterfly Thyroid Cancer Trust

A national charity in the UK dedicated solely to the support of patients with Thyroid Cancer.

Thyroid Cancer Forum UK

A national organisation that facilitates communication between doctors and scientists working in the thyroid cancer field, they have a website accessible to anyone that provides general information on thyroid cancer.

Thyroid Cancer Support Group - Wales

A small self help group of thyroid cancer patients who wish to raise the profile of thyroid cancer and to provide support for new and existing patients to talk to.

Thyroid Cancer Support Group Ireland

Supports patients who have been diagnosed with thyroid cancer in Ireland, established by those who have experienced the diagnosis and treatment of thyroid cancer.

Thyroid cancer

Information from CancerHelp UK.

Thyroid cancer

Information from Macmillan Cancer Support.

Thyroid cancer

Information from NHS Choices - the government's patient information portal.

See also the general cancer page for many other links.

Further sources / more detailed information

Some non-UK sites

The following list popular non-UK health information sites with content aimed at the general public. They are mainly from the US. They have not been checked to see if information about the above topic is included but these large sites are comprehensive.

More detailed medical information

The following list online sources of more detailed medical information, mainly from the UK. These sites are mainly aimed at health professionals, but are of interest to all. They have not been checked to see if information about the above topic is included, but information about most medical topics can usually be found.

Dr Tim Kenny
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Last Checked:
21 February 2012

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