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Since the cost of treatment of each of these patients is conservatively estimated at $7,000, the increased health care costs beyond the cost in human health as a result of these actions could well be in excess of $70 million annually.

I'd be happy to discuss these opinions with you further.  Thank you.

DR. KIBBE:  Dr. Tuttle.

DR. TUTTLE:  Thank you very much.  I'm Mike Tuttle.  I'm one of the endocrinologists from Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center.  Unlike most endocrinologists, I see a very skewed view of the world working at a cancer center.  On any given month, 80 to 90 percent of my patients have thyroid cancer and at least half of them have metastatic disease.  My clinic is a great place to come learn to do thyroid cancer.  We're not a great place to talk about diabetes.

I also need to let you know that I have received Knoll grants in the past before and do a lot of lecturing and speaking about thyroid cancer around the country and have received honoraria for that.

Typically when people think about thyroid

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