Ultrasound of Thyroid Nodules

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  Median sensitivity (range) Median specificity (range) Hypoechoic c/w surrounding thyroid [6–12, 14, 15, 17–20] 81% (48–90%) 53% (36–92%) Marked hypoechogenicity c/w strap muscle [13, 18, 20] 41% (27–59%) 94%…

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Surgical Trends in Ultrasound Applications for the Treatment of Thyroid Nodules, Thyroid Cancer, and Parathyroid Disease

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Figure 10.1 Embryologic origin of parathyroid glands can be suspected from the positioning of the enlarged parathyroid relative to the inferior thyroid (ITA) and superior thyroid (STA) arteries. This type…

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Authoring Quality Ultrasound Reports

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Figure 17.1 Lymph node map. From 2015American Thyroid Association Management Guidelines for Adult Patients with Thyroid Nodules and Differentiated Thyroid Cancer: The American Thyroid Association Guidelines Task Force on Thyroid…

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Ultrasound-Guided Procedures

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(1) Department of Emergency Medicine, Virginia Commonwealth University Medical Center, P.O. Box 980401, Richmond, VA 23298-0401, USA   Electronic Supplementary Material The online version of this chapter (doi:10.​1007/​978-3-319-68634-9_​18) contains supplementary material,…

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Cardiac Ultrasound

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Figure 3.1 Parasternal long transducer placement: Place the transducer on the anterior chest at the second or third intercostal space to the left of the sternum with the transducer marker…

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