Hojjat Ahmadzadehfar; Md, MSc

University of BonnGermany

Dr. Hojjat Ahmadzadehfar, MSc, is a professor and head of the therapy section at the Department of Nuclear Medicine, University of Bonn. He received medical degree from the Guilan University of Medical Sciences in Iran in 1999 and did residency in nuclear medicine in Germany at the Department of Nuclear Medicine, University Hospital Bonn, between 2003 and 2008. From 2008 to 2013, he was the assistant medical director of the Department of Nuclear Medicine at the University Hospital Bonn and since 2013 has worked as the head of the therapy section. Dr. Ahmadzadehfar serves as an editor and reviewer for several international journals and has written and co-written over 130 papers and book chapters.

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Thyroid cancer is the eighth most common type of cancer and is most frequently diagnosed among people aged 45-54. Nearly three out of four cases are found in women, while about 2% of thyroid cancers occur in children and teenagers. This book is for medical doctors with experience in the field of thyroid cancer. It comprises different subjects, especially the advances in the diagnosis of thyroid cancer with PET imaging and elastography, as well as the new therapeutic approaches with tyrosine kinase inhibitors.

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