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BY MD Anderson

Thyroid cancer is a disease in which cancer cells are found in the tissue of the thyroid gland.

Camilo Jimenez, M.D., assistant professor in Endocrine Neoplasia and Hormonal Disorders at MDAnderson, answers questions about this disease.

Are there several types of thyroid cancer?
Yes, there are four types of thyroid cancer. The most common is papillary thyroid cancer; the second is follicular thyroid cancer; the third...