John Libbey Eurotext

Environnement, Risques & Santé


Cancer de la thyroïde : que sait-on du rôle de l’environnement chimique ? Volume 18, issue 6, November-December 2019



This news is based on the following article: Fiore M, Olivieri Conti G, Caltabiano R, et al. Role of emerging environmental risks factors in thyroid cancer: a brief review. Int J Environ Res Public Health 2019 ; 16 : 1185. doi : 10.3390/ijerph16071185


Numerous ubiquitous contaminants in our environment which interfere with thyroid function may promote the development of thyroid cancer. But as indicated in this review of human studies*, data are generally insufficient to move beyond hypotheses.

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