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How effective is prophylactic thyroidectomy in asymptomatic multiple ...   -  Dec 19, 2005
Skinner MA et al. (2005) Prophylactic thyroidectomy in multiple endocrine neoplasia type 2A. N Engl J Med 353: 1105–1113 PubMed ... Nature.com

Is total thyroidectomy the procedure of choice for papillary thyroid...   -  Oct 5, 2007
Bilimoria KY et al. (2007) Extent of surgery affects survival for papillary thyroid cancer. Ann Surg 246: 375–384 PubMed ... Nature.com

Is total thyroidectomy the procedure of choice for low-risk papillary...   -  Oct 1, 2007
Bilimoria KY et al. (2007) Extent of surgery affects survival for papillary thyroid cancer. Ann Surg 246: 375–384 PubMed ... Nature.com

Thyroid surgery   -  Apr 7, 2009
Total thyroidectomy. Your surgeon will remove the entire gland and the lymph ... Endoscopic thyroidectomy. This surgery can be done to remove small cysts or ... WebMD

Childhood Thyroidectomy May Counter Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia   -  Sep 15, 2005
NEW YORK SEP 15, 2005 (Reuters Health) - Children with mutations in the RET proto-oncogene that puts them at risk of medullary thyroid carcinoma appear to ... Cancerpage.com

thyroidectomy | Definition of thyroidectomy | HighBeam.com: Online …   -  Jul 12, 2006
Find out what thyroidectomy means: The Oxford American College Dictionary has the definition of thyroidectomy. Research related newspaper, magazine, ... Pay-Per-View - Oxford American College Dictionary - HighBeam Research

Thyroxine Monotherapy After Thyroidectomy   -  Feb 20, 2008
It may be the experience of many clinicians, as it has been ours, that a very small group of patients with hypothyroidism are not entirely well on thyroxine ... Journal of American Medical Association - Journal of American Medical Association...

Effects of thyroidectomy, T4, and DITPA replacement on brain blood …   -  Jan 14, 2008
Evelyn Heymann Schlenker, 1 Megan Hora, 1 Yingheng Liu, 2 Rebecca A. Redetzke, 2 Eugene Morkin, 3 and A. Martin Gerdes 2 ... AJP-Regul Integr Comp Physiology...

Article: Thyroidectomy safer than realized for grave's disease.(Metabo...   -  Apr 15, 2006
Thyroidectomy safer than realized for grave's disease.(Metabolic Disorders) ... find Family Practice News articles. Total thyroidectomy can be performed ... Pay-Per-View - Family Practice News - HighBeam Research

Total or near total thyroidectomy reduced cancer recurrence   -  Nov 10, 2008
CHICAGO — Cancer recurrence was less common in patients with multifocal micropapillary cancer treated with near total thyroidectomy or total thyroidectomy, ... Endocrine Today

Article: Total thyroidectomy for the treatment of thyroid diseases in...   -  Nov 1, 2006
Total thyroidectomy for the treatment of thyroid diseases in an endemic area.(Disease/Disorder overview) ... find Southern Medical Journal articles. Pay-Per-View - Southern Medical Journal - HighBeam Research

Do all patients with RET mutations associated with multiple endocrine...   -  May 20, 2005
Prophylactic thyroidectomy should be performed by the age of 6 months. ... Controversy exists about the age at which thyroidectomy should be performed: 5 ... Nature.com

… External Branch of the Superior Laryngeal Nerve During Thyroidectom...   -  Jul 18, 2008
Conclusions The EBSLN can be routinely identified during thyroidectomy. ... Studies have shown that subjective voice disturbance after thyroidectomy is very ... Archives of Otolaryngology

… in Parotidectomy and Thyroidectomy Surgery; Presentation Demonstrate...   -  Dec 11, 2007
Dr. Clayman will demonstrate the use of the Harmonic FOCUS™ for both open and video-assisted thyroidectomy. The presentation will show dissections with the ... marketwire.com

Thyroidectomy safe for Grave's.(Grave's Disease)(Disease/Disorder …   -  May 1, 2006
Thyroidectomy safe for Grave's.(Grave's Disease)(Disease/Disorder overview) ... find Internal Medicine News articles. Total thyroidectomy can be performed ... Pay-Per-View - Internal Medicine News - HighBeam Research

… and Morbidity Associated With Thyroidectomy for Intrathoracic...   -  Apr 19, 2005
Hypothesis Complications associated with thyroidectomy for intrathoracic goiters ... A thoracic approach to thyroidectomy was undertaken in 13 patients, ... Archives of Surgery

Total thyroidectomy for the treatment of thyroid diseases in an...   -  Nov 1, 2006
Introduction: Thyroidectomy is a common operation with very low mortality and an acceptable morbidity rate. Total thyroidectomy has become the predominant ... $4.95 - Southern Medical Journal - ECNext

Endoscopic thyroidectomy: Our technique.(Original Article)(Clinical...   -  Jul 1, 2007
Byline: Shailesh. Puntambekar, Reshma. Palep, Anjali. Patil, Neeraj. Rayate, Saurabh. Joshi, Geetanjali. Agarwal, Milind. Joshi ... Free with registration - Journal of Minimal Access Surgery - AccessMyLibrary.com

Thyroid Cancer - Surgery   -  Aug 13, 2009
Near-total thyroidectomy removes all but a very small part of your thyroid. Total thyroidectomy removes your whole thyroid gland. ... WebMD

Total Or Near Total Thyroidectomy In Patients With Multifocal …   -  Oct 4, 2008
Cancer recurrence is more common in patients with multifocal micropapillary cancer who are treated with less than near total thyroidectomy compared to ... Medical News Today - Medical News Today (press release)

Role of total thyroidectomy in the treatment of thyroid diseases.(Dise...   -  Nov 1, 2006
Surgery on the thyroid gland has usually been reserved for patients with goiters accompanied by obstructive manifestations, malignancy and/or failed medical ... $4.95 - Southern Medical Journal - ECNext

Calcium and Vitamin D Prevent Hypocalcemia After Thyroidectomy   -  Mar 15, 2007
Background: Up to one third of patients develop hypocalcemia following thyroidectomy. Although 97 percent of cases are self-limiting, hypocalcemia causes ... AAFP News Now

Thyroidectomy.(Adult Health Advisor 2006)   -  Nov 1, 2006
A thyroidectomy is a surgical procedure for removing all or part of the thyroid gland. A thyroidectomy may be done when you have a nodule (lump) in your ... $4.95 - Clinical Reference Systems - ECNext

Risk of Hypocalcaemia After Thyroidectomy Linked to Preoperative …   -  Jul 24, 2008
By Arushi Sinha. SAN FRANCISCO -- July 24, 2008 -- The risk of hypocalcaemia in the postoperative setting is significantly correlated to an initial ... DG News

EBSCOhost Connection: Thyroidectomy.   -  Jan 1, 2005
Thyroidectomy: This article focuses on a study related to thyroidectomy. Surgical removal of all or part of the thyroid gland, which is the gland in the ... Subscription - Thyroidectomy - EBSCO Publishing

… March 23, 2009: Hematoma causes death after partial thyroidectomy   -  Mar 23, 2009
Their daughter developed a neck hematoma shortly after an elective partial thyroidectomy. The hematoma went undiagnosed for several hours, ... $2.95 - Virginia Lawyers Weekly - NewsBank

… Identify Hypocalcaemia Risk after Thyroidectomy: Presented at AAO...   -  Sep 21, 2007
WASHINGTON, DC -- September 21, 2007 -- Preoperative PTH levels in thyroidectomy patients are a better predictor than the accepted post-operative criterion ... DG News

Thyroidectomy.(surgery for removal of thyroid gland)   -  May 24, 2006
A thyroidectomy is a surgical procedure for removing all or part of the thyroid gland. A thyroidectomy may be done when you have a nodule (lump) in your ... $4.95 - Clinical Reference Systems - ECNext

… : Advances in Parotidectomy and Minimally Invasive Thyroidectomy …   -  Jul 30, 2008
Dr. Terris will demonstrate the endoscopic Thyroidectomy technique. This minimally invasive approach to thyroid diseases uses a combination of ... marketwire.com

Endoscopic Thyroidectomy Helps In Removing Thyroid Cysts   -  Oct 1, 2005
In a path-breaking surgery here, an elderly woman suffering from multiple nodules and cysts in her thyroid gland was relieved of the diseased parts without ... MedIndia

Article: Total thyroidectomy best for 1- to 2-cm tumors.(Endocrinology...   -  Jun 15, 2007
COLORADO SPRINGS -- Total thyroidectomy results in fewer recurrences and better survival than lobectomy for patients with papillary thyroid cancer of at ... Pay-Per-View - Internal Medicine News - HighBeam Research

Role of total thyroidectomy in the treatment of thyroid diseases.(Dise...   -  Nov 1, 2006
Role of total thyroidectomy in the treatment of thyroid diseases.(Disease/Disorder overview) ... find Southern Medical Journal articles. Pay-Per-View - Southern Medical Journal - HighBeam Research

… March 2, 2009: Hematoma causes death after partial thyroidectomy   -  Mar 2, 2009
In a dispute over the duty of a legal practice insurance company to defend and indemnify a claim, a law firm exercised the arbitration clause in the ... $2.95 - Virginia Lawyers Weekly - NewsBank

Thyroidectomy best approach for micropapillary thyroid cancer.( …   -  Dec 1, 2008
Thyroidectomy best approach for micropapillary thyroid cancer.(Endocrinology) ... find Internal Medicine News articles. CHICAGO -- Patients with multifocal ... Pay-Per-View - Internal Medicine News - HighBeam Research

Article: Surgeon volume affects resection in thyroid ca.(Metabolic …   -  Mar 1, 2005
That being said, the issue of how extensive a thyroidectomy ought to be in ... There are no randomized controlled trials comparing total thyroidectomy ... Pay-Per-View - Family Practice News - HighBeam Research

Comparing Cervical and Substernal Thyroidectomy   -  Sep 24, 2007
The authors used a large database of all New York State hospitalizations to compare the outcomes after cervical and substernal thyroidectomy during ... Medscape

Thyroidectomy safe for Grave's.(Grave's Disease)(Disease/Disorder …   -  May 1, 2006
Total thyroidectomy can be performed more safely than many clinicians realize, and offers more durable results for people with Grave's disease than do ... Free with registration - Internal Medicine News - AccessMyLibrary.com

… Value of Thyroglobulin after Thyroidectomy before Ablative...   -  Jan 1, 2005
Correspondence: For correspondence or reprints contact: F. Grünwald, MD, Department of Nuclear Medicine, University of Bonn, Sigmund Freud Strasse 25, ... Journal of Nuclear Medicine (subscriptio...

Outpatient thyroidectomy safe, cost effective.(Endocrinology)   -  Jan 15, 2007
TORONTO -- Thyroidectomy can be safely and effectively performed on an outpatient basis and at a lower cost than in the hospital, according to results from ... $4.95 - Internal Medicine News - ECNext

Kent County jury awards thyroidectomy patient $1.6M medical- …   -  Oct 3, 2005
Can an injured thyroidectomy patient win a substantial medical-malpractice verdict, even though she tried the case in a county where juries are known to be ... $2.95 - Michigan Lawyers Weekly - NewsBank

Webcast of Minimally Invasive Thyroidectomy   -  Jun 6, 2006
In case you've nothing better to watch on June 15th at 6pm Central Time, Peter Angelos MD, PhD, Director, Section of Endocrine Surgery at Northwestern ... Medgadget.com

Thyroidectomy.(Adult Health Advisor 2007)   -  May 31, 2007
A thyroidectomy is a surgical procedure for removing all or part of the thyroid gland. The thyroid gland is located at the lower front of the neck. ... $4.95 - Clinical Reference Systems - ECNext

Coach to have tumor excised   -  Sep 1, 2005
WORCESTER - Holy Cross women's basketball coach Bill Gibbons will undergo a thyroidectomy in the coming weeks after a biopsy of a mass on his neck revealed ... $1.95 - Worcester Telegram Gazette - NewsBank

… Presentation on Total Thyroidectomy -- Procedure for Thyroid...   -  Jul 19, 2006
Drs. Defechereux and Berber perform an open conventional thyroidectomy using ... A thyroidectomy is a procedure to remove all or part the small soft gland ... Free with registration - Europe Intelligence Wire - AccessMyLibrary.com

Article: Outpatient thyroidectomy costs less and is safe, effective.(...   -  Mar 1, 2007
Outpatient thyroidectomy costs less and is safe, effective.(Metabolic Disorders) ... find Family Practice News articles. TORONTO -- Thyroidectomy can be ... Pay-Per-View - Family Practice News - HighBeam Research

… call: low thyroglobulin levels after thyroidectomy may make...   -  Dec 1, 2005
Article: Is total thyroidectomy necessary for patients with differentiated ... Family Practice News; September 1, 1999 ; 700+ words ... ... patients with ... Pay-Per-View - Family Practice News - HighBeam Research

Thyroidectomy for substernal goiter via a mediastinoscopic approach.   -  Aug 1, 2006
We report an unusual case in which a patient presented with a large posterior mediastinal goiter that extended to the level of the aorta. ... Free with registration - Ear, Nose and Throat Journal - AccessMyLibrary.com

Effect Of Pre-Emptive Bupivacaine Infiltration On Post Thyroidectomy...   -  Jan 1, 2005
Effect Of Pre-Emptive Bupivacaine Infiltration On Post Thyroidectomy Pain Effect Of Pre-Emptive Bupivacaine Infiltration On Post Thyroidectomy Pain 45 ... Subscription - Internet Journal of Anesthesiology - EBSCO Publishing

Article: Outpatient thyroidectomy safe, cost effective.(Endocrinology)...   -  Jan 15, 2007
Outpatient thyroidectomy safe, cost effective.(Endocrinology) ... find Internal Medicine News articles. TORONTO -- Thyroidectomy can be safely and ... Pay-Per-View - Internal Medicine News - HighBeam Research

Thyroidectomy safer than realized for grave's disease.(Metabolic …   -  Apr 15, 2006
Total thyroidectomy can be performed more safely than many clinicians realize, and offers more durable results for people with Grave's disease than do ... Pay-Per-View - Family Practice News - Factiva, from Dow Jones

Verdicts & Settlements-May 2, 2005: $1.6M for botched thyroidectomy   -  May 2, 2005
On Aug. 1, 2000, 38-year-old Jacquelin Bartolome checked into St. Mary's Mercy Medical Center with the intention of having a subtotal thyroidectomy to ... $2.95 - Michigan Lawyers Weekly - NewsBank

명지병? '갑?선 ?위?소치료실'   -  Jan 18, 2010
...치료 대?? 갑?선 유?선암, 여?선암 등? 갑?선 전 절제술(total thyroidectomy) ? 시행한지 4~6주 ?후? 환?를 대?으로 하며 치료를 위한 입?기간? 대개 ... 디지틀보사

Clinical and Economic Outcomes of Thyroid and Parathyroid Surgery in ...   -  May 1, 2009
All patients who underwent thyroidectomy/parathyroidectomy were included. ... Conclusions: Children undergoing thyroidectomy/parathyroidectomy have higher ... Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and...

MO Supreme Court Rules in Christian County Case   -  Jun 30, 2008
According to Bays' medical report, he then performed a total thyroidectomy, removing Hickman's right and left thyroid lobes, and he told Hickman and his ... KSPR

REMINDER: OR-Live.com Presents: Minimally Invasive Thyroidectomy -- …   -  Apr 21, 2006
Options include minimally invasive thyroidectomy, where surgeons workthrough an incision about half the norm, and an endoscopic approach, ... Pay-Per-View - ENP Newswire - Factiva, from Dow Jones

… Evidence Base for Video Assisted Endoscopic Surgery for Thyroidecto...   -  Jul 1, 2006
What is the Evidence Base for Video Assisted Endoscopic Surgery for Thyroidectomy and Parathyroidectomy What is the Evidence Base for Video Assisted ... Subscription - Internet Journal of Orthopedic Surgery - EBSCO Publishing

Local anesthesia for thyroidectomy.(Brief article) | Article from...   -  May 1, 2006
Local anesthesia for thyroidectomy.(Brief article) ... find Internal Medicine News articles. Outpatient thyroidectomies performed with local anesthesia on ... Pay-Per-View - Internal Medicine News - HighBeam Research

When it could be cancer...   -  Feb 7, 2005
Some said I should have half the thyroid removed; others recommended a complete thyroidectomy. A friend who recently had a complete thyroidectomy said she ... Pay-Per-View - Newsday - ProQuest Archiver

National Cancer Database Reveals Disparities In Access To Thyroid …   -  Jun 8, 2007
Patients were less likely to undergo a total thyroidectomy if they were ... ACS researchers examined the use of total thyroidectomy in the United States in ... Medical News Today - Medical News Today (press release)

Outpatient Thyroid Surgery is Safe and Desirable   -  Sep 13, 2006
Although the thyroidectomy can now be performed with minimally invasive approaches ... Some surgeons have actively advocated moving the thyroidectomy from a ... newswise.com

Outpatient Thyroid Surgery Is Safe And Desirable   -  Sep 25, 2006
Thyroidectomy (removal of the thyroid) has traditionally required multi-day ... Although the thyroidectomy can now be performed with minimally invasive ... Medical News Today - Medical News Today (press release)

Study Indicates Outpatient Thyroid Surgery is Safe and Desirable   -  Sep 18, 2006
Thyroidectomy has traditionally required multi-day hospitalization. ... Although the thyroidectomy can now be performed with minimally invasive approaches, ... Today's SurgiCenter

Subjective voice assessment after thyroid surgery: A prospective...   -  Aug 1, 2007
Background: Total thyroidectomy has become a routine surgical procedure. ... Aim: To study voice quality after total thyroidectomy. ... Free with registration - Indian Journal of Medical Sciences - AccessMyLibrary.com

New robot-assisted surgical method successfully treats thyroid cancer   -  Aug 20, 2009
Of the 45 patients who had a bilateral total thyroidectomy, 38 received radioactive iodine ... In the patients who underwent bilateral total thyroidectomy, ... Oneindia

JCEM -- eLetters for De Groot et al., 92 (9) 0   -  Sep 17, 2007
The guidelines (1, 2) recommend performing surgical thyroidectomy on the mother during ... Both therapy with anti-thyroid drugs and thyroidectomy are often ... Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and...

Surgeon volume affects resection in thyroid ca.(Metabolic Disorders)(...   -  Mar 1, 2005
That being said, the issue of how extensive a thyroidectomy ought to be in ... There are no randomized controlled trials comparing total thyroidectomy ... Free with registration - Family Practice News - AccessMyLibrary.com

The Optimal Treatment for Pediatric Graves' Disease Is Surgery   -  Jun 9, 2006
In contrast, the mortality rate after thyroidectomy is less than 0.1% and in ... In the hands of experienced surgeons, thyroidectomy yields cure rates in ... Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and...

Don't worry Clare, you will soon find your voice again, just like me...   -  May 30, 2009
I had a partial thyroidectomy (a hemithyroidectomy) in 1996 at the Whittington ... According to Professor Monson, a thyroidectomy is a straightforward ... Daily Mail

Unusual Cancers of Childhood   -  Feb 26, 2009
For children with MEN 2A, thyroidectomy is commonly performed by approximately age 5 ... Carriers should undergo total thyroidectomy as described above with ... WebMD

Fibrin glue in thyroid and parathyroid surgery: is under-flap suction...   -  Aug 1, 2006
We evaluated 124 patients who had undergone thyroidectomy and 47 patients who had ... Thyroidectomy group. Of the 43 excluded thyroidectomy patients, ... Free with registration - Ear, Nose and Throat Journal - AccessMyLibrary.com

King v. Astrue, No. 4:07-CV-03 CEJ (EDMo. 03/05/2008)   -  Mar 5, 2008
She did better after the thyroidectomy but then apparently has not been taking the ... Because of intolerance to medications, underwent thyroidectomy . ... $2.95 - U.S. District Court, Eastern District... - VersusLaw

Effect of F[o elig]tal Hypophysectomy on the F[o elig]tal Liver Fat...   -  Jan 2, 2010
Jost 2 has recently shown that ftal thyroidectomy in the rabbit results in an increase in total fat (determined by ether–alcohol extraction), which does not ... Nature.com

A Prospective Study of the Changes in Thyrotropin Binding Inhibitory ...   -  Jan 1, 2009
The effects of subtotal thyroidectomy and radioactive iodine on thyroid-stimulating ... Subtotal thyroidectomy had a different effect on TBII activity. ... Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and...

Otolaryngology; Data on otolaryngology discussed by researchers at …   -  Oct 31, 2006
According to a study from Korea, "Selective use of drains after thyroidectomy has been suggested in the literature. Although the safety of thyroidectomy ... Pay-Per-View - Life Science Weekly - Factiva, from Dow Jones

The external laryngeal nerve in thyroid surgery: The 'no more...   -  Jan 1, 2007
Thyroidectomy was performed for benign disease in 28, malignancy in 4 and ... The complications of thyroidectomy are hemorrhage, recurrent or superior ... Free with registration - Indian Journal of Medical Sciences - AccessMyLibrary.com

Thyroid cancer in toxic and non-toxic multinodular goiter.(Original...   -  Jul 1, 2007
Total or near total thyroidectomy was the choice of the surgery . ... Total thyroidectomy, bilateral subtotal thyroidectomy, near total thyroidectomy, ... Free with registration - Journal of Postgraduate Medicine - AccessMyLibrary.com

JCEM -- eLetters for Menconi et al., 92 (5) 1653-1658   -  Jun 27, 2007
Effects of total thyroid ablation versus near- total thyroidectomy alone on mild to moderate Graves' orbitopathy treated with intravenous glucocorticoids. ... Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and...

Canada sees mixed trends in thyroid cancer   -  Sep 21, 2009
In most cases, initial treatment consisted of total thyroidectomy. The extent of surgery was influenced by gender, with total thyroidectomy performed more ... Cancer Network

Can hyperthyroidism relapse after antithyroid drug treatment be...   -  Oct 8, 2008
6 Similarly, rates of relapse after surgical thyroidectomy vary inversely with age in the pediatric population. 4 A prospective, randomized study to compare ... Nature.com

Learning to live with (and without) thyroid cancer   -  Aug 14, 2009
Today, a partial thyroidectomy, removing only one side (or lobe) of the gland would only be performed in circumstances where a patient had a clear goiter ... Cleveland Jewish News

A case of Cowden's syndrome presenting with gastric carcinomas and …   -  Oct 9, 2008
Management Genetic counseling, thyroidectomy, vitamin B 12 supplementation, continued endoscopic surveillance and genetic testing of at-risk family members. ... Nature.com

Cancer Therapy; Thyroid resection with radioactive iodine ablation...   -  Nov 1, 2005
..."An equal number of children underwent subtotal thyroidectomy (n=18) and ... "Recurrence developed in 5 patients after subtotal thyroidectomy and in 12 ... Pay-Per-View - Life Science Weekly - Factiva, from Dow Jones

In benign goiter, unilateral excision is best.(Metabolic Disorders)   -  Jun 15, 2007
CHICAGO -- Unilateral thyroidectomy is the procedure of choice for symptomatic ... Of these, 237 patients underwent thyroidectomy for multinodular goiter, ... Free with registration - Family Practice News - AccessMyLibrary.com

Calcitonin Measurement in Wash-Out Fluid from Fine Needle Aspiration ...   -  Apr 3, 2007
There were 18 TNs (14 patients) submitted to FNAB before thyroidectomy. CT-FNAB was clearly positive (860 to >2000 pg/ml) in 10 nodules, seven of which were ... Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and...

Thoracic metastasectomy for thyroid malignancies   -  Jun 22, 2008
All 48 patients had resection of their primary thyroid tumor, 41 (85%) by initial or completion bilobar thyroidectomy and the remaining 7 (15%) by ... European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic...

Electrophysiologic laryngeal nerve monitoring in high-risk thyroid...   -  Jun 1, 2005
We describe 4 cases of high-risk thyroidectomy in which we elected to ... At that time, she underwent a total thyroidectomy and paratracheal lymph node ... $4.95 - Ear, Nose and Throat Journal - ECNext

Music minister wins med-mal claim for loss of voice   -  Mar 2, 2006
Bays recommended that Hickman undergo a total thyroidectomy of the right ... Bays contended that he performed a total thyroidectomy of both lobes and that ... $2.95 - Daily Record - NewsBank

Graves' eye disease uncommon after radioiodine.(Endocrinology) |...   -  Jul 1, 2005
Article: Total thyroidectomy best for 1- to 2-cm tumors.(Endocrinology) ... Of the total thyroidectomy group, 56% received adjuvant radioiodine therapy. ... Pay-Per-View - Internal Medicine News - HighBeam Research

Missouri Case Law - HICKMAN v. BRANSON EAR, NOSE & THROAT, …   -  Aug 29, 2007
Following a total thyroidectomy, a patient's thyroid hormone level should diminish or fade to nothing. In the meantime, a patient's thyroid stimulating ... Pay-Per-View - Missouri Case Law - Loislaw

Single versus sequential fine-needle aspiration biopsy in the …   -  Feb 1, 2005
Methods: Charts of all patients who underwent thyroidectomy at a ... (17) Routine use of FNAB has decreased the need for thyroidectomy by at least 25% and ... Free with registration - Canadian Journal of Surgery - AccessMyLibrary.com

Is thyroid autoimmunity associated with malignancy?   -  Oct 22, 2007
Patients underwent either total thyroidectomy or lobectomy. Formalin-fixed, paraffin-embedded tissue ... Total thyroidectomy was performed in 357 cases. ... Nature.com

Thyroid surgery with local anesthesia possible   -  Sep 27, 2005
Thyroidectomy, as the procedure is called, may necessary if someone has cancer ... "It is fairly uncommon for surgeons to perform thyroidectomy using local ... RedOrbit

Repeat radioactive iodine often a tough call.(Endocrinology)   -  Dec 1, 2005
Most patients who have undergone thyroidectomy and RAI ablation and have a negative whole body scan and a stimulated Tg level in the range of 2-10 ng/mL ... Free with registration - Internal Medicine News - AccessMyLibrary.com

Advances in Thyroid Cancer Treatment   -  Jan 5, 2005
Following thyroidectomy, elevations in serum TSH are required to perform a radioiodine scan and then also to treat the patient with radioiodine. ... Medscape

Surgery for Hyperparathyroidism in Image-Negative Patients   -  Mar 12, 2007
When this maneuver failed to identify the missing adenoma, partial thyroidectomy was performed on the side of the missing parathyroid gland. ... Archives of Surgery

Current technique for resection of mediastinal goiter.(Clinical...   -  Sep 1, 2006
If a total thyroidectomy is planned, a Penrose drain may be placed around the ... (5-7) This underscores the necessity of performing a thyroidectomy for ... Free with registration - Ear, Nose and Throat Journal - AccessMyLibrary.com

Hypothyroidism Causes - Hypothyroidism Health Information - NY Times ...   -  May 21, 2009
Patients who have complete removal (total thyroidectomy) of the thyroid to treat thyroid cancer need lifetime treatment with thyroid hormone. ... New York Times

Small Incisions Are Possible for Patients Undergoing Open, …   -  Sep 23, 2008
CHICAGO -- September 23, 2008 -- For patients who have to undergo a thyroidectomy, very small incisions to remove the thyroid can be used even for the ... DG News

Hyperthyroidism (overactive thyroid)   -  Jul 7, 2009
Surgery (thyroidectomy). If you can't tolerate anti-thyroid drugs and don't want to ... In a thyroidectomy, your doctor removes most of your thyroid gland. ... CNN International

Article: Evidence supports aggressive papillary thyroid ca treatment.(...   -  Oct 1, 2005
Multifocal tumors in papillary thyroid cancer appear to often arise as independent tumors--a finding that supports the use of bilateral thyroidectomy and ... Pay-Per-View - Family Practice News - HighBeam Research



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