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*  Noninvasive follicular thyroid neoplasm with papillary-like nuclear features
The American Thyroid Association Guidelines Task Force on Thyroid Nodules and Differentiated Thyroid Cancer". Thyroid. 26: 1- ... "Thyroid FNA cytology in Asian practice-Active surveillance for indeterminate thyroid nodules reduces overtreatment of thyroid ... "2015 American Thyroid Association Management Guidelines for Adult Patients with Thyroid Nodules and Differentiated Thyroid ... Noninvasive follicular thyroid neoplasm with papillary-like nuclear features (NIFTP) is an indolent thyroid tumor that was ...
*  Thyroid nodule
Thyroid adenoma "New York Thyroid Center: Thyroid Nodules". Vanderpump, MP (2011), "The epidemiology of thyroid disease", Br ... An autonomous thyroid nodule or "hot nodule" is one that has thyroid function independent of the homeostatic control of the HPT ... Thyroid nodules are nodules (raised areas of tissue or fluid) which commonly arise within an otherwise normal thyroid gland. ... 85% of nodules are cold nodules, and 5-8% of cold and warm nodules are malignant. 5% of nodules are hot. Malignancy is ...
*  Laser ablation of thyroid nodules
... is a minimally invasive procedure indicated to treat benign thyroid lesions such as cold ... The laser ablation of thyroid nodules is performed in day hospital or day-surgery. The patient is placed under mild sedation ( ... depending on the size of the nodule) placed inside the nodule under ultrasound guidance. Through the lumen of the needles, ... The therapeutic outcome is the reduction in volume of the nodule, and as a result of local symptoms, such as compression, and ...
*  DMOZ - Health: Conditions and Diseases: Endocrine Disorders: Thyroid: Nodules
Nodules are rarely cancerous, but a small percentage of single nodules do have a small risk of cancer. These may require ... Additional thyroid disorders, such as hyperthyroidism or hypothyroidism may also be present, although some patients are ... euthyroid (have normal thyroid hormone levels). There are several treatments available, depending upon the individual's test ... A thyroid nodule or a fluid filled cyst will sometimes be found in the thyroid gland. ...
*  Colloid nodule
Colloid nodules are the most common kind of thyroid nodule. Colloid nodules are usually small enough to be undetectable without ... "Diseases & Conditions: Thyroid Nodules". thyroidmanager.org. 10 August 2010. Retrieved 26 September 2011. "Thyroid Nodules". ... Like other thyroid nodules, they are usually first noticed in a routine physical examination. Colloid nodules may be initially ... Colloid nodules, also known as adenomatous nodules or colloid nodular goiter are benign, noncancerous enlargement of thyroid ...
*  Iodine deficiency
"Risk factors for goiter and thyroid nodules". Thyroid. 12 (10): 879-88. doi:10.1089/105072502761016502. PMID 12487770. Meletis ... iodine supplementation or thyroxine treatment may not reduce the size of the thyroid gland because the thyroid is permanently ... gives rise to high levels of thyroid stimulating hormone (TSH), which stimulates the thyroid gland to increase many biochemical ... typically a short-term suppression of thyroid function (Wolff-Chaikoff effect) occurs. Persons with pre-existing thyroid ...
*  Services Hospital
Fine needle aspiration of thyroid nodules. Full range of dynamic endocrine tests such as insulin tolerance test, water ... THYROID CLINIC A multidisciplinary clinic for the diagnosis and management of all thyroid disorders, it was initially started ... thyroid clinic is now held thrice weekly to accommodate them. A total of 550 patients with thyroid problems are currently ... Thyroid diseases. Androgen disorders- testosterone deficiency and erectile dysfunction. Growth disorders and growth hormone ...
*  Incidental imaging finding
Castro MR, Gharib H (2005). "Continuing controversies in the management of thyroid nodules". Ann. Intern. Med. 142 (11): 926-31 ... 2002). "Risk of malignancy in nonpalpable thyroid nodules: predictive value of ultrasound and color-Doppler features". J. Clin ... Computed tomography is inferior to ultrasound for evaluating thyroid nodules. Ultrasonographic markers of malignancy are: solid ... Shetty SK, Maher MM, Hahn PF, Halpern EF, Aquino SL (2006). "Significance of incidental thyroid lesions detected on CT: ...
*  List of ICD-9 codes 240-279: endocrine, nutritional and metabolic diseases, and immunity disorders
241) Nontoxic nodular goiter (241.0) Thyroid nodule (241.9) Goiter, unspec. nontoxic nodular (242) Thyrotoxicosis with or ... Other disorders of thyroid (246.2) Thyroid cyst Note: for 249-259, the following fifth digit can be added: (250.x0) Diabetes ...
*  Erik K. Alexander
"Long-term assessment of a multidisciplinary approach to thyroid nodule diagnostic evaluation". Cancer. 111 (6): 508-516. doi: ... Alexander is Chief of the Thyroid Section, Brigham and Women's Hospital. "New ATA Leadership Announced - American Thyroid ... "Preoperative diagnosis of benign thyroid nodules with indeterminate cytology". The New England Journal of Medicine. 367 (8): ... Thyroid. 27 (3): 315-389. doi:10.1089/thy.2016.0457. Retrieved 17 November 2017 - via online.liebertpub.com (Atypon). "Thyroid ...
*  Thyroid disease
The American Thyroid Association Guidelines Task Force on Thyroid Nodules and Differentiated Thyroid Cancer". Thyroid. 26 (1): ... Although thyroid nodules are common, thyroid cancer is rare. Thyroid cancer accounts for less than 1% of all cancer in the UK, ... "Thyroid Nodules - American Thyroid Association". www.thyroid.org. Retrieved 2016-12-13. "Diagnostic approach to and treatment ... or surgical removal of the thyroid gland. Thyroid surgery may also be performed to remove a thyroid nodule or lobe for biopsy, ...
*  HK3
... is found to be overexpressed in malignant follicular thyroid nodules. In conjunction with cyclin A and galectin-3, HK3 ... cyclin A and galectin-3 are overexpressed in malignant follicular thyroid nodules". Clinical Endocrinology. 68 (2): 252-7. doi: ...
*  Toxic nodular goiter
Autonomous thyroid nodules become hyper-functional from mutations in the follicular cell. The mutation activates cAMP (cyclic ... Toxic nodular goiter is the presence of thyrotoxicosis and thyroid nodules. It is prevalent in people older than 40 years old ... This situation means that bleeding would occur in the thyroid, which could cause the nodules to break down, reversing the ... Hyper-function of TSH, thyroid stimulating hormone, activates the thyroid, which in excess can cause a condition known as ...
*  Bethesda system
Additionally, the Bethesda System is used for cytopathology of thyroid nodules. Abnormal results include: Atypical squamous ... "Fine-Needle Aspiration May Miss a Third of All Malignancy in Palpable Thyroid Nodules". Annals of Surgery. 246 (5): 714-720. ... The Bethesda System for Reporting Thyroid Cytopathology is the system used to report whether the thyroid cytological specimen ... "The Bethesda System for Reporting Thyroid Cytopathology: Interpretation and Guidelines in Surgical Treatment". Indian Journal ...
*  ADCY3
"Expression of adenylyl cyclase types III and VI in human hyperfunctioning thyroid nodules". Molecular and Cellular ... "Expression of multiple adenylyl cyclase isoforms in human and dog thyroid". Molecular and Cellular Endocrinology. 170 (1-2): ...
*  Cold nodule
A cold nodule is a thyroid nodule that does not produce thyroid hormone. On a radioactive iodine uptake test a cold nodule ... 3 Ultrasonic: Cross section of the thyroid Fig. 4 Cold nodules Thyroid nodule Colloid nodule "NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms". ... Figure 1 illustrates the basic anatomy of the thyroid gland. The case shown in Figure 4 shows a cold nodule quite emphasized ... A cold nodule may be malignant or benign. On scintigraphy cold nodules do not show but are easily shown on ultrasound. ...
*  Adenoma
About one in 10 people is found to have solitary thyroid nodules. Investigation is required because a small percentage of these ... Adenomas can grow from many glandular organs, including the adrenal glands, pituitary gland, thyroid, prostate, and others. ... or yellow papule or nodule. Most salivary gland tumors are benign - that is, they are not cancer and will not spread to other ...
*  Your Face Sounds Familiar (Greek series 1)
Anta Livitsanou didn't participate for second week in a row due to the surgical removal of malignant thyroid nodule she had the ... Anta Livitsanou didn't participate to the eighth live due to surgical removal of malignant thyroid nodule. Livitsanou received ...
*  Laser ablation
"Percutaneous Laser Ablation of Cold Benign Thyroid Nodules: A 3-Year Follow-Up Study in 122 Patients". Thyroid. 20:11. Pacella ... The main applications currently involve the reduction of benign thyroid nodules and destruction of primary and secondary ...
*  Nd:YAG laser
"Percutaneous Laser Ablation of Cold Benign Thyroid Nodules: A 3-Year Follow-Up Study in 122 Patients". Thyroid. 20 (11): 1253- ... They are also used to reduce benign thyroid nodules, and to destroy primary and secondary malignant liver lesions. To treat ...
*  Thyroid cancer
Thyroid and Parathyroid Cancers Management Guidelines for Patients with Thyroid Nodules and Differentiated Thyroid Cancer The ... Stage M1 thyroid cancer Stage N1a thyroid cancer Stage N1b thyroid cancer Stage T1a thyroid cancer Stage T1b thyroid cancer ... "Revised American Thyroid Association management guidelines for patients with thyroid nodules and differentiated thyroid cancer ... Stage T3 thyroid cancer Stage T4a thyroid cancer Stage T4b thyroid cancer Detection of any metastases of thyroid cancer can be ...
*  Nuclear fission product
... thyroid nodules, and thyroid cancer. It has been shown that the active iodine released from Chernobyl and Mayak has resulted in ... "The Effect of Short-Term Low-Dose Perchlorate on Various Aspects of Thyroid Function". Thyroid. 10 (8): 659-63. doi:10.1089/ ... The non-radioactive iodide 'saturates' the thyroid, causing less of the radioiodine to be stored in the body. Administering ... Perchlorate ions are a competitive inhibitor of the process by which iodide is actively deposited into thyroid follicular cells ...
*  Radiation effects from the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear disaster
Ultrasonographic detectable thyroid nodules and cysts are extremely common and can be found at a frequency of up to 67% in ... Guth, S; Theune, U; Aberle, J; Galach, A; Bamberger, CM (2009). "Very high prevalence of thyroid nodules detected by high ... Persons exposed to releases of I-131 from any source have a higher risk for developing thyroid cancer or thyroid disease, or ... of children in Fukushima Prefecture in 2012 were found to have thyroid nodules or cysts, but these are not considered abnormal ...
*  List of nuclear and radiation accidents by death toll
... with the possible exception of thyroid cancer. However, the high detection rates of thyroid nodules, cysts, and cancer may be a ... 28 fatalities from radiation doses in the immediate following months and 15 fatalities due to thyroid cancer likely caused by ... and the new information further supports the statement that high thyroid detection is likely due to more intensive screening. ...
*  Thyroid adenoma
emedicine > Thyroid, Evaluation of Solitary Thyroid Nodule > Benign Thyroid Nodules By Daniel J Kelley and Arlen D Meyers. ... "Thyroid nodules". American Family Physician. 67 (3): 559-566. PMID 12588078. [1] Thyroid nodule. ... A thyroid adenoma is a benign tumor of the thyroid gland. Almost all thyroid adenomas are follicular adenomas. Follicular ... A thyroid adenoma is distinguished from a multinodular goiter of the thyroid in that an adenoma is typically solitary, and is a ...
*  Granuloma annulare
Rarely, granuloma annulare may appear as a firm nodule under the skin of the arms or legs. It also occurs on the sides and ... Occasionally, it may be associated with diabetes or thyroid disease. It has also been associated with auto-immune diseases such ...
*  Faisal Masud
... solid thyroid nodule Specialist, Vol. 9, No. 3, April-June 1993 10. Serological markers of Hepatitis-C Virus infection in ... 2, Jan-March 1993 9. Cutting needle thyroid biopsy in the preoperative evaluation of isotopically cold, solitary, ...