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Research & Reviews  1,173 results

Outpatient endocrine surgery practice patterns are highly variable among US endocrine s...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.surg.2022.05.004
Surgery Hsu S, Melucci AD et. al.

Oct 4th, 2022 - Current studies and guidelines have reported that outpatient endocrine surgery is safe. However, none recommend specific postoperative protocols. An internet-based survey, developed using expert input, was distributed to current (2021-2022) endocr...

Case 306: Ectopic Thyroid Goiter in the Porta Hepatis.
https://doi.org/10.1148/radiol.210539
Radiology Mamone G, Caruso S et. al.

Sep 27th, 2022 - A 61-year-old woman was admitted to our institution to characterize an incidentally found mass in the porta hepatis. An episode of pulmonary embolism (18 months ago) and a pulmonary abscess (15 months ago) were reported. The patient had no history...

Early age at hysterectomy ups type 2 diabetes risk
https://www.mdedge.com/endocrinology/article/258176/diabetes/early-age-hysterectomy-ups-type-2-diabetes-risk
Sara Freeman

Sep 23rd, 2022 - Data from a large French cohort study suggest that women who have a hysterectomy before 40-45 years of age may be at particular risk of subsequently developing type 2 diabetes. A 20% increase in the risk for incident diabetes was found comparing w.

Maternal health, pregnancy and offspring factors, and maternal thyroid cancer risk: a N...
https://doi.org/10.1093/aje/kwac163
American Journal of Epidemiology; Kitahara CM, Daltveit DS et. al.

Sep 22nd, 2022 - Thyroid cancer incidence is higher in women than men, especially during the reproductive years, for reasons that remain poorly understood. Using population-based registry data from four Nordic countries through 2015, we examined associations of pe...

Mutation screening of eight genes and comparison of the clinical data in a Chinese coho...
https://doi.org/10.1007/s12020-022-03188-4
Endocrine Li L, Li X et. al.

Sep 21st, 2022 - Congenital hypothyroidism (CH) is a common neonatal endocrine disorder, characterized by irreversible intellectual disability and short stature if left untreated. It can be divided into thyroid dysgenesis (TD), including athyreosis, ectopy and hyp...

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Guidelines  6 results

The American Association of Endocrine Surgeons Guidelines for the Definitive Surgical M...
https://doi.org/10.1097/SLA.0000000000003580
Annals of Surgery; Patel KN, Yip L et. al.

Feb 23rd, 2020 - To develop evidence-based recommendations for safe, effective, and appropriate thyroidectomy. Surgical management of thyroid disease has evolved considerably over several decades leading to variability in rendered care. Over 100,000 thyroid operat...

Hyperthyroidism
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7082267/
Gland Surgery; Doubleday AR, Sippel RS.

Feb 9th, 2020 - Hyperthyroidism is a condition where the thyroid gland produces and secretes inappropriately high amounts of thyroid hormone which can lead to thyrotoxicosis. The prevalence of hyperthyroidism in the United States is approximately 1.2%. There are ...

American Thyroid Association statement on optimal surgical management of goiter.
https://doi.org/10.1089/thy.2013.0291
Thyroid : Official Journal of the American Thyroid Associ... Chen AY, Bernet VJ et. al.

Dec 4th, 2013 - Goiter, or benign enlargement of the thyroid gland, can be asymptomatic or can cause compression of surrounding structures such as the esophagus and/or trachea. The options for medical treatment of euthyroid goiter are short-lived and are limited ...

Thymomas and thymic carcinomas: Clinical Practice Guidelines in Oncology.
https://doi.org/10.6004/jnccn.2013.0072
Journal of the National Comprehensive Cancer Network : JN... Ettinger DS, Riely GJ et. al.

May 15th, 2013 - Masses in the anterior mediastinum can be neoplasms (eg, thymomas, thymic carcinomas, or lung metastases) or non-neoplastic conditions (eg, intrathoracic goiter). Thymomas are the most common primary tumor in the anterior mediastinum, although the...

Hyperthyroidism and other causes of thyrotoxicosis: management guidelines of the Americ...
https://doi.org/10.4158/ep.17.3.456
Endocrine Practice : Official Journal of the American Col... Bahn RS, Burch HB et. al.

Jun 28th, 2011 - Thyrotoxicosis has multiple etiologies, manifestations, and potential therapies. Appropriate treatment requires an accurate diagnosis and is influenced by coexisting medical conditions and patient preference. This article describes evidence-based ...

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Drugs  290 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  82 results

Study of Thyroid Status in Patients With IBD
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05542368

Sep 15th, 2022 - All patients were subjected to history taking and physical examination with emphasis on history of autoimmune disease, extraintestinal manifestations of IBD, neck examination for goiter, symptoms and signs of thyroid dysfunction. b) Laboratory inv...

Evaluation of the Role of Low Dose Magnesium Sulfate in Anesthesia for Toxic Goiter Resection
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04632524

Sep 7th, 2022 - Patients and Methods: After obtaining the approval of the Ethical Committee number (R68) of Al Fayoum University Hospitals and written informed consent from the patients, sixty (60) patients ASA ǀ &ǁ patients of both sex aging 20-70 years (with pr...

Benign Thyroid Nodules / Benign Goiter. What Subjective Problems Are Improved With an Operation and Can This be Predicted Preoperatively?
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05526261

Sep 2nd, 2022 - Nodules in the thyroid gland are common. Patients discover these lumps either because of their visible size increase or because of local discomforts such as difficulty swallowing, difficulty breathing or voice changes. The thyroid gland is in clos...

Total Post-thyroidectomy Hypocalcemia After Preoperative Cholecalciferol Supplementation
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04775381

Aug 22nd, 2022 - Thyroidectomy is a frequent procedure. This surgery is well known but not devoid of risks. The most common postoperative complication is transitory hypocalcemia. Some studies have reported that preoperative vitamin D deficiency (VDD) is a risk fac...

Effect of Mobile Application Usage on Drug Compliance After Thyroidectomy
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05503576

Aug 19th, 2022 - Summary: Thyroidectomy is frequently used in the treatment of multinodular goiter, graves' disease, multinodular toxic goiter, and thyroid malignancies in general surgery practice. The thyroid gland plays an important role in the rate of metabolis...

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News  95 results

Early age at hysterectomy ups type 2 diabetes risk
https://www.mdedge.com/endocrinology/article/258176/diabetes/early-age-hysterectomy-ups-type-2-diabetes-risk
Sara Freeman

Sep 23rd, 2022 - Data from a large French cohort study suggest that women who have a hysterectomy before 40-45 years of age may be at particular risk of subsequently developing type 2 diabetes. A 20% increase in the risk for incident diabetes was found comparing w.

Early Age at Hysterectomy Ups Type 2 Diabetes Risk
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/981310

Sep 23rd, 2022 - Data from a large French cohort study suggest that women who have a hysterectomy before 40-45 years of age may be at particular risk of subsequently developing type 2 diabetes. A 20% increase in the risk for incident diabetes was found comparing w...

Endo Case Challenge: Rash, Brain Fog, and Sleep Issues in a 50-Year-Old IT Director
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/977964

Aug 19th, 2022 - Editor's Note: The Case Challenge series includes difficult-to-diagnose conditions, some of which are not frequently encountered by most clinicians but are nonetheless important to accurately recognize. Test your diagnostic and treatment skills us...

Innumerable pulmonary nodules
https://www.mdedge.com/familymedicine/article/252476/oncology/innumerable-pulmonary-nodules
MDedge Family Medicine; Brian M. Fung, MD, Nasser Mikhail, MD et. al.

Mar 7th, 2022 - A 56-year-old woman with a history of a thyroid goiter following a partial thyroidectomy presented to the emergency department with shortness of breath, progressive weakness, and fatigue. She also reported a poor appetite and unintentional weight.

Radioiodine Cures Most Thyrotoxicosis, but Hypothyroidism Often Results
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/967574

Jan 31st, 2022 - The study covered in this summary was published in medRxiv.org as a preprint and has not yet been peer reviewed. Key Takeaways Treatment with radioactive iodine (radioiodine) was able to cure 92% of patients with thyrotoxicosis in a single-center ...

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Patient Education  13 results see all →