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Follicular cell-derived thyroid cancer

Follicular cell-derived thyroid cancers are classified into four distinct subtypes and affect threefold more women than men. This PrimeView summarizes the molecular landscape of the tumours and the most common risk factors and prevention strategies, including potassium iodide supplementation after radiation exposure.

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Follicular cell-derived thyroid cancer. Nat Rev Dis Primers 1, 15078 (2015).

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