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ea0037ep899 | Thyroid cancer | ECE2015

Incidence and peculiarities of thyroid cancer in patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus

Yuzvenko Tetyana , Pankiv Volodymyr

Diabetes mellitus is a risk factor for cancer, specifically of breast, endometrium, bladder, liver, colorectum, and pancreas. The pathophysiology of how diabetes contributes to cancer growth or development is an area of active investigation. The aims is to study the frequency and morphological features of thyroid cancer in patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus (DM).Materials and methods: The study involved 45 patients with thyroid cancer and type 2 DM. ...