MEDICAL ONCOLOGY, vol.24, no.1, pp.91-94, 2007 (Peer-Reviewed Journal)
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Objectives: The thyroid gland is frequently affected by radiotherapy applied for the treatment of head and neck tumors. Hypothyroidism is observed as a late side effect of radiotherapy, especially seen in the patients who have surgery in the treatment procedure.