The four-year experience of the French collaborative study on medullary thyroid carcinoma (MTC) has permitted improvement in family screening by a common discussion of data and a network of coordinators throughout France involved in the detection of new cases. Investigations have been directed at improving the discrimination between sporadic and hereditary forms of MTC and between individuals who have or have not inherited the disease within families.
"Screening in Medullary Thyroid Carcinoma,"
Henry Ford Hospital Medical Journal
: Vol. 35
Available at: https://scholarlycommons.henryford.com/hfhmedjournal/vol35/iss2/4