Disease Information

Adrenocortical Carcinoma

Adrenocortical Carcinoma Treatment

Adrenocortical carcinoma (also called ACC or adrenal cancer) treatment usually involves surgery and may include radiation therapy and chemotherapy. Learn about risk factors, symptoms, diagnosis, prognosis, and treatment for newly diagnosed and recurrent ACC in this expert-reviewed summary.

Parathyroid Cancer

Parathyroid Cancer Treatment

The parathyroid glands are four pea-sized organs found in the neck near the thyroid gland. Find out about risk and genetic factors, symptoms, tests to diagnose, prognosis, staging, and treatment for parathyroid cancer.

Pituitary Tumor

Pituitary Tumors Treatment

Treatment for pituitary tumors depends on the type of tumor and the type of excess hormones it may make. Many pituitary tumors can be removed by surgery. Pituitary tumors are also often treated with drug medications to stop excess hormone production. Learn more about treatment options for pituitary tumors.

Thyroid Cancer

Thyroid Cancer Treatment

Expert-reviewed information summary about the treatment of adult thyroid cancer.

Childhood Thyroid Cancer Treatment

Childhood thyroid cancer treatment usually includes surgery and may include radioactive iodine therapy, targeted therapy, and hormone replacement therapy. Learn more about the diagnosis and treatment of childhood thyroid cancer in this expert-reviewed summary.

Thyroid Cancer Screening

Expert-reviewed information summary about tests used to detect or screen for thyroid cancer.