Abnormal cell growth in the thyroid gland is known as thyroid cancer. Thyroid gland is an organ located in the neck, which produces hormones to regulate your body’s metabolism including blood pressure, heart rate, body temperature and weight.
It is a rare form of cancer which is treatable if found early.
Thyroid cancer is more prevalent in women than in men. Other risk factors include exposure to radiation, genetics, lack of iodine, and history of goitre.