hrp0086rfc11.7 | Thyroid | ESPE2016

Secondary Thyroid Cancer among Childhood Cancer Survivors: A Single Institution Experience

Muraca Monica , Bagnasco Francesca , Caruso Silvia , Morsellino Vera , Haupt Riccardo , Cabria Manlio

Background: Childhood cancer survivors (CCS) are at increased risk of developing secondary malignant neoplasms (SMN). Radiotherapy is one of the main risk factors, and secondary thyroid cancers (STC) are likely to occur among irradiated CCS.Objective and hypotheses: To evaluate frequency, characteristics, and of STC in the cohort of CCS treated and in follow-up at the Istituto Giannina Gaslini.Method: Survivors treated between 1975...