Screening for thyroid cancer

Document Type : Letters to the Editor


Associate Professor of Surgery, Surgical Oncologist, Cancer, Environmental and Petroleum Pollutants Research Center, Ahvaz Jundishapur University of Medical Sciences, Ahvaz, Iran


Abdolhassan Talaiezadeh (PubMed)(Google Scholar)


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