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Papillary Thyroid Cancer: An Indication for Thyroid Palpation by the Dermatologist

Sean T. McGuire, BS; Joseph C. English III, MD
Arch Dermatol. 2010;146(9):1056-1057. doi:10.1001/archdermatol.2010.199.
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