What is it about?
The increased chromosomal and oxidative DNA damage in patients with multi-nodular goiter may predict an increased risk of thyroid cancer in these patients.
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Why is it important?
MN frequency and plasma 8-OHdG levels may be markers of the carcinogenic potential of multi-nodular goiters and could be used for early detection of different cancer types, including thyroid cancer.
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This page is a summary of: Increased Chromosomal and Oxidative DNA Damage in Patients with Multinodular Goiter and Their Association with Cancer, International Journal of Endocrinology, January 2017, Hindawi Publishing Corporation, DOI: 10.1155/2017/2907281.
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