Thyroid cancer is a cancer originating from follicular or parafollicular thyroid cells. It is a relatively rare cancer, but the most common of the endocrine system. The main clinical split is between differentiated and undifferentiated tumour types, with the majority being well-differentiated.
This report provides the current incident population for thyroid cancer across 21 Major Markets (USA, Canada, France, Germany, Italy, Spain, UK, Poland, Netherlands, Russia, Turkey, Saudi Arabia, South Africa, Japan, China, South Korea, India, Australia, Brazil, Mexico, Argentina) split by gender and 5-year age cohort. In addition to the current incidence, the report provides an overview of the risk factors, diagnosis and prognosis of the disease, along with specific variations by geography and ethnicity.
Providing a value-added level of insight, several features of thyroid cancer patients, as well as the main symptoms and comorbidities of the disease have been quantified and presented alongside the overall incidence figures. These sub-populations within the main disease are also included at a country level across the 10-year forecast snapshot.
Main symptoms and co-morbidities of thyroid cancer include:
Familial Adenomatous Polyposis
Multiple endocrine neoplasia syndromes
Key Topics Covered:
Cause of the Disease
Risk Factors & Prevention
Diagnosis of the Disease
Variation by Geography/Ethnicity
Disease Prognosis & Clinical Course
Key Comorbid Conditions / Features Associated With the Disease