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ea0009oc35 | Oral Communication 5: Thyroid | BES2005

Risk of second cancers among people with thyroid cancer - treatment effects or common aetiology?

Sandeep T , Strachan M , Reynolds R , Brewster D , Scelo G , Pukkala E , Hemminki K , Anderson A , Tracey E , Friis S , McBride M , Kee-Seng C , Pompe-Kirn V , Kliewer E , Tonita J , Jonasson J , Martos C , Boffetta P , Brennan P

BackgroundIncreasing incidence of thyroid cancer together with improved prognosis raises a concern regarding development of second primary cancers. Moreover, little is known about the incidence of thyroid cancer as a second primary neoplasm after other cancers.MethodsA cohort of 39002 people (356034.5 person years) with primary thyroid cancer was identified in 13 population-based cancer registries in Europe, ...