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ea0014p294 | (1) | ECE2007

Clinical-epidemiological characteristics of thyroid cancer (TC) in the Crimea

Butyrsky Olexandr , Hajiyev Oraz , Bezrukov Oleg

We retrospectively analyzed case reports of patients been operated within 50 yrs. Our investigation demonstrates increasing tendency of TC. Total frequency of TC has increased from 0.76% in 1953–1964 to 8.48% in 2001–2005. Analysis revealed prevalence of TC in women (87.6%), sharp increase of morbidity after 30 years (14.6%), peak of morbidity – after 60 years (27.4%). Frequency of TC among adolescents is not increased (1.6–2.3%) that’s associated with...