What are the Benefits and Risks of Thyroid Nodule Evaluation in Patients ≥70 Years Old. Comments by Dr.G. 1.1200 > 70 year old patients with 2600 nodules. 2. 67 % of nodules were benign. 3. FNA lead to surgery in 210 patients and 93/210 were...More info
Be Aware of Afirma GEC Suspicious Result in Indeterminate Thyroid Nodules. Many More Are Not Cancer, But the look alike Benign Noninvasive Follicular Neoplasm with Papillary-like Nuclei called NIFN-P.
Be Aware of Afirma GEC Suspicious Result in Indeterminate Thyroid Nodules. Many More Are Not Cancer, But the look alike Benign Noninvasive Follicular Neoplasm with Papillary-like Nuclei called NIFN-P. Cancer Cytopathology 2017 published online...More info
Multifocal Papillary Thyroid Cancer Ultrasound Images Kim D.K. et al Endo Practice 24 (4) April 2018 p.351 Comments by Dr.Guttler Primary and daughter PTCs in the same gland have the same US images. Primary and secondary PTCs have different US...More info
Don’t Forget the Pyramidal Lobe Remnant During Total Thyroidectomy for Thyroid Cancer. J.A.Benmoussa et al Endo.Practice 24(4)april 208 Patient has a midline mass seen on CT extending from the hyoid bone to the thyroid bed. S/p Total...More info
Can Your Thyroid Help You Age Slowly? Longevity and Your Thyroid Gland. Thyroid is a suspect in causing aging. However little data on the effects of thyroid on aging. Low Metabolic increases longevity. 5.Low T4 in animal models is also associated...More info
Thyroid Nodule 101: Role of Cutting Needle Biopsy. CH Suh et al Endocrine Practice 22(6) June 2016: 679-88 Non-diagnostic Thyroid FNA usually followed by a repeat FNA. However recent evidence that core needle biopsy CNB had lower non-diagnostic...More info