Related to this article.. Malignant and possible malignant thyroid tumor in Fukushima children became “104” [URL]
On 2/12/2015, Fukushima prefectural government announced that they found thyroid cancer from another child, whom they found no abnormality from in their first round test implemented until 2014. Also, they found possible thyroid cancer from 7 more children, whom they found no abnormality from as well.
In total, 87 children had thyroid operation, 23 children remain with possible malignant tumor. The youngest child was 6 years old when 311 took place.
Unlike thyroid cancer in ordinary occasions, it was seen to be transferred to other organs in Chernobyl.
Related to this fact, on 6/10/2014, professor. Suzuki from Fukushima medical university stated most of the thyroid cancers among Fukushima children had already been transferred to lymph node In the thyroid disorder reviewing committee. (cf, Most of the thyroid cancers of Fukushima children already transferred to lymph node [URL 2])Iori Mochizuki
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