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American Cancer Society: "Thyroid Cancer," "Thyroid Hormone Therapy."
American Thyroid Association: "Thyroid Cancer (Papillary and Follicular)."
Hormone Health Network: "Thyroid Cancer."
Merck Manual: "Thyroid Cancer."
National Cancer Institute: "Thyroid Cancer."
Mayo Clinic: "Thyroid Cancer."
Thyroid Cancer Survivors' Association: "Papillary and Follicular Thyroid Cancer."
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