Risk of thyroid dysfunction and subsequent thyroid cancer among survivors of acute lymphoblastic leukemia: a report from the Childhood Cancer Survivor Study.

Publication Type:

Journal Article

Source:

Pediatric blood & cancer, Volume 53, Issue 3, p.432-7 (2009)

Keywords:

2009, Adolescent, Adult, Center-Authored Paper, Child, Child, Preschool, Clinical Research Division, Female, Humans, Infant, Infant, Newborn, Male, Precursor Cell Lymphoblastic Leukemia-Lymphoma, Public Health Sciences Division, Risk Factors, Survivors, Thyroid Diseases, Thyroid Neoplasms

Abstract:

To determine the risk of thyroid dysfunction and subsequent thyroid cancer among childhood acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL) survivors.