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Author Cooper, David S

Title Medical Management of Thyroid Disease, Third Edition
Edition 3rd ed
Published Milton : Chapman and Hall/CRC, 2018


Description 1 online resource (321 pages)
Contents Cover; Half Title; Title Page; Copyright Page; Table of Contents; Preface; Editors; Contributors; 1: The laboratory and imaging approaches to thyroid disorders; Jacqueline Jonklaas and David S. Cooper; Introduction; Physiology of the hypothalamic-pituitary-thyroid axis; Laboratory evaluation of thyroid function; Assays of thyroid hormones; Total serum iodothyronine concentrations; Determination of free T4 and T3 concentrations; Causes of increased T4 and/or T3 concentrations; Causes of decreased T4 and/or T3 concentrations; Assays of thyroid-stimulating hormones
Causes of hypothyrotropinemiaCauses of hyperthyrotropinemia; Specialized studies of thyroid function; Thyroglobulin; Thyroid autoantibodies; Tissue responses to thyroid hormone action; Laboratory evaluation for thyroid disease; Screening and case findings; Imaging approach to thyroid disease; Ultrasonography and nuclear medicine studies; Ultrasonography; Technique; Indications; Normal thyroid appearance; Diffuse thyroid disease; Thyroid nodules; Risk stratification systems for thyroid nodules; Lymph nodes; Nuclear medicine studies; Technique; Indications; Normal thyroid appearance
Diffuse thyroid diseaseThyroid nodules; Ectopic thyroid tissue; Thyroid cancer; References; 2: The diagnostic evaluation and management of hyperthyroidism due to Graves' disease, toxic nodules, and toxic multinodular goiter; David S. Cooper; Graves' disease; Introduction; Epidemiology; Pathophysiology; Diagnosis; Signs and symptoms; Laboratory diagnosis; Thyroid hormone and TSH levels; 24-hour radioiodine uptake; TSH receptor antibody measurements; Pitfalls; Treatment; Antithyroid drug therapy; Beta-adrenergic antagonist drugs; Potassium iodide therapy
Radioiodine (131 I) therapy for Graves' diseaseThyroidectomy for Graves' disease; Choice of therapy for Graves' disease: Summary; Treatment of Graves' ophthalmopathy and pretibial myxedema; Subclinical hyperthyroidism; Diagnosis; Treatment; Thyroid storm; Treatment (Table 2.6); Solitary toxic nodules; Introduction; Pathology; Pathogenesis; Clinical considerations; Diagnosis; Treatment; Other Treatment Modalities: Percutaneous Ethanol Injection (PEI), Radiofrequency Ablation (RFA), and Laser Therapy; Toxic multinodular goiter; Introduction; Pathogenesis; Diagnosis; Treatment; References
3: ThyroiditisRobert C. Smallridge and Victor Bernet; Thyroiditis; Chronic lymphocytic thyroiditis; Treatment; Silent thyroiditis (non-postpartum); Introduction; Epidemiology; Pathophysiology; Diagnosis; Treatment; Postpartum thyroiditis; Introduction; Epidemiology; Pathophysiology; Diagnosis; Treatment; Infectious/post-infectious thyroiditis; Introduction; Epidemiology; Pathophysiology; Diagnosis; Treatment; Subacute thyroiditis; Introduction; Epidemiology; Pathophysiology; Diagnosis; Treatment; Riedel' s thyroiditis; Etiology; Pathophysiology; Diagnosis; Treatment; Radiation thyroiditis
Summary The Third Edition of Medical Management of Thyroid Disease provides the most up-to-date practical guidance for the diagnosis and management of common and uncommon thyroid diseases. It reflects the advancement in guidelines and research for thyroid cancer, nodules and hypothyroidism; all presented in an accessible format with more illustrations and algorithms for management. The contributions of internationally renowned endocrinologists present the clinical aspects from the world's perspective. Key Features • Completely revised and updated • Reorganized with more algorithms for quick reference and enhanced usability • Edited by internationally renowned physicians in the field • Authoritative, comprehensive and yet easily digestible
Notes Introduction
Print version record
Subject calcitonin in the diagnosis of medullary thyroid cancer.
diagnosis and management of subclinical hyperthyroidism.
graves disease.
interferon therapy and amiodarone therapy.
screening and case finding for thyroid disease.
thyroid disease.
thyroid diseases.
thyroid neoplasia.
thyroid physiology, pathophysiology, and therapeutics.
treating mild hyperthyroidism.
treatments of advanced thyroid cancer.
VEGF-inhibiting drugs.
Form Electronic book
Author Sipos, Jennifer
ISBN 9781351267472