Additional resources for thyroid cancer
More information from your American Cancer Society
Here is more information you might find helpful. You also can order free copies of our documents from our toll-free number, 1-800-227-2345, or read them on our Web site, www.cancer.org.
After Diagnosis: A Guide for Patients and Families (also available in Spanish)
Caring for the Patient With Cancer at Home: A Guide for Patients and Families (also available in Spanish)
Clinical Trials: What You Need to Know (also available in Spanish)
Understanding Cancer Surgery: A Guide for Patients and Families (also available in Spanish)
Understanding Chemotherapy: A Guide for Patients and Families (also available in Spanish)
Understanding Radiation Therapy: A Guide for Patients and Families (also available in Spanish)
Your American Cancer Society also has books that you might find helpful. Call us at 1-800-227-2345 or visit our bookstore online at cancer.org/bookstore to find out about costs or to place an order.
National organizations and Web sites*
In addition to the American Cancer Society, other sources of patient information and support include:
American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists
Telephone number: 1-904-353-7878
Web site: www.aace.com
American Thyroid Association
Toll-free number: 1-800-THYROID (1-800-849-7643)
Web site: www.thyroid.org
Web site: www.endocrineweb.com
National Cancer Institute
Toll-free number: 1-800-4-CANCER (1-800-422-6237)
Web site: www.cancer.gov
ThyCa: Thyroid Cancer Survivors’ Association, Inc.
Toll-free number: 1-877-588-7904
Web site: www.thyca.org
No matter who you are, we can help. Contact us anytime, day or night, for information and support. Call us at 1-800-227-2345 or visit www.cancer.org.
Last Medical Review: 12/03/2012
Last Revised: 01/17/2013