Ultrasound of Thyroid Nodules

Feb 27, 2018 by in ULTRASONOGRAPHY Comments Off on Ultrasound of Thyroid Nodules

  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

Feb 27, 2018 by in ULTRASONOGRAPHY Comments Off on Surgical Trends in Ultrasound Applications for the Treatment of Thyroid Nodules, Thyroid Cancer, and Parathyroid Disease

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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