NCCN Guidelines for Patients
Thyroid Cancer, Version 1.2017
Papillary, follicular, and
After any treatment, the surveillance and
maintenance phase will start. This will include
follow-up testing with imaging tests, blood tests,
and physical exams.
See Guides 15 and 16
Your doctor will continue to monitor your health and
consider further treatment if any cancer is suspected
It is helpful to ask your doctor about your follow-up
care. This way you can prepare for your visits and
any further testing you may need. It is also a good
idea to share any symptoms you have with your
doctor. He or she will want to know how you are
feeling after treatment and between your visits.