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Presentations and Educational Events - UCLA Endocrine Surgery Team


Dr. Michael Yeh gave this presentation for the 2007 Thyroid Cancer Survivors' Association International Conference. It is an overview of surgical aspects of thyroid cancer treatment.
In the presentation Dr. Yeh discusses surgical techniques, the anatomy of important nerves in the neck, current controversies in thyroid cancer treatment, and tips on recovery from surgery. The controversies reviewed include the role of minimally invasive surgery and the strategy for management of lymph node metastases in papillary thyroid cancer.
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Presentation at the 2007 Thyroid Cancer Survivors' Association International Conference.

   
   
Dr. Michael Yeh held a patient education session for the local chapter of ThyCa, the Thyroid Cancer Survivors' Association.
The presentation centers on the detection and management of recurrent thyroid cancer, which affects approximately 20% of individuals after initial treatment. The past five years have seen substantial research advances in this area.
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Presentation to the Los Angeles chapter of the ThyCa (Thyroid Cancer Survivors' Association)