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On Cancer - May 9, 2017
New Recommendation against Thyroid Cancer Screening Matches MSK’s Approach

When it comes to thyroid cancer, routine screening may do more harm than good for many people. The US Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) has issued a report, published in the Journal of the American Medical Association, recommending against screening for the disease in adults without any signs or symptoms.

Memorial Sloan Kettering surgical oncologist Luc Morris applauds the recommendation in an editorial published in JAMA Otolaryngology — Head & Neck Surgery.


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