Journal of Diabetology

Editorial - Journal of Diabetology (2018) Volume 2, Issue 1

The Association between Thyroid Cancer and Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus.

Papillary cancer has multiplied from 0.8 to14.9 per 100,000. A history of thyroid cancer in family records or primary degree relative, multiple endocrine neoplasia type 2, Cowen Syndrome or Werner Syndrome and radiation results in benign and malignant thyroid tumors. The neck irradiation, circle of relative’s history, follicular TC, inadequate iodine consumption are the danger elements for cancer. Type 2 DM has been associated with an increased threat of numerous varieties of cancer, which include pancreas, liver and endometrium. A meta-evaluation concluded that T2DM conveyed an elevated risk of thyroid cancer in women. Mutations or rearrangements inside the genes encoding for the proteins within the mitogen-activated protein kinase (MAPK) pathway are critical to the development and progression of differentiated thyroid cancer. there are biological mechanisms for the connection between type 2 DM and thyroid carcinoma. Type 2 DM may play a function in thyroid cancer threat because of the parallel secular upward push in diabetes incidence.

Author(s): Mehmet Celik

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