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Thyroid cancer

If you, or someone you know has thyroid cancer, and you are looking for information about care or treatment, the links below will take you to reliable and evidence-based services and resources. It is important to remember that your doctor will prescribe the best treatment for you as an individual, or the person you care for.

Therefore, the treatment you receive, may be different to that described in some of the links below.

If you have any questions about your treatment, ask your treating team. They will be happy to help explain everything to you.

Diagnosis information

The Cancer Council Victoria provide an overview of thyroid cancer, types of thyroid cancer and how it is commonly treated.

Cancer Australia provide information about thyroid cancer risks, diagnosis and treatment.

Support information and services

Many people say that being diagnosed with thyroid cancer can be stressful and frightening. Knowing how to access services that can support you, if you need them, is important. The links below will take you to a range of sites that provide information to support people affected by thyroid cancer.

The Rare Cancers Australia Patient Support Program provides patients with a centre of knowledge, guidance, advice and hope.