University of Wisconsin–Madison

Archive: Dr. Becky Sippel discusses the correlation between radiation exposure and thyroid cancer

Reporting on the recent nuclear events in Japan and the possible effects on human health, WISC Channel 3 featured Rebecca S Sippel, MD, Assistant Professor in the Division of General Surgery and an Endocrine Surgery specialist, in their Health Watch segment Tuesday evening. Dr. Sippel discussed that exposure to high amounts of radiation can have a strong link to thyroid cancer. Click here to watch the feature.