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According to MedicineNet.com, the survival rate and prognosis for thyroid cancer depends on a few variables, including the patient's age, the size of the tumor and whether the cancer has metastasized. Surgery is the most... More »

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No one can predict the exact outcome for any specific patient who has thyroid cancer, but the outlook for most children with papillary thyroid cancer is excellent, says Children's Hospital of Philadelphia. Even when the ... More »

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Thyroid cancer is usually very treatable, according to the American Thyroid Association. When papillary thyroid cancer is confined to the thyroid in patients under 45 years of age, the prognosis is excellent, with 10-yea... More »

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