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Cervical Pneumatocele Following Total Thyroidectomy Presenting as an Air Thyrogram.
JAMA Otolaryngology-- Head & Neck Surgery; Han CY, Fitzgerald C et. al.

May 14th, 2022 - Cervical Pneumatocele Following Total Thyroidectomy Presenting as an Air Thyrogram.|2022|Han CY,Fitzgerald C,Lee M,Shaha AR,Morris LGT,|

A rare cause of dilated cardiomyopathy: hypocalcemia.
Archives of Endocrinology and Metabolism; Mutlu U, Cakmak R et. al.

May 14th, 2022 - Dilated cardiomyopathy (DCM) is characterized by systolic dysfunction and is usually idiopathic. A rare cause of reversible DCM is hypocalcemia. Calcium plays a key role in myocardial contraction. Hypocalcemia can lead to a decrease in contraction...

An atypical bilateral trifurcation of recurrent laryngeal nerve.
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BMC Surgery; Krishnan PB, Santosh MP

May 14th, 2022 - Thyroidectomy is a frequently performed surgery for benign and malignant conditions. Nevertheless, one of the most critical complications of thyroidectomy is recurrent laryngeal nerve (RLN) injury leading to vocal cord paralysis. A thorough knowle...

Incidence of thymic tissue in pediatric thyroidectomy.
International Journal of Pediatric Otorhinolaryngology; Sahyouni G, Osterbauer B et. al.

May 12th, 2022 - The nuances in the technical approach to pediatric thyroidectomy have been sparsely reported in the literature. No previous studies have reported on the rates of unintentional thymic tissue excision during pediatric thyroidectomy. In this study, w...

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Guidelines  8 results

Executive Summary of the American Association of Endocrine Surgeons Guidelines for the ...
Annals of Surgery; Patel KN, Yip L et. al.

Feb 23rd, 2020 - The aim of this study was 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. Ov...

The American Association of Endocrine Surgeons Guidelines for the Definitive Surgical M...
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...

American Thyroid Association Statement on Postoperative Hypoparathyroidism: Diagnosis, ...
Thyroid : Official Journal of the American Thyroid Associ... Orloff LA, Wiseman SM et. al.

Jun 1st, 2018 - Hypoparathyroidism (hypoPT) is the most common complication following bilateral thyroid operations. Thyroid surgeons must employ strategies for minimizing and preventing post-thyroidectomy hypoPT. The objective of this American Thyroid Association...

Laryngeal examination in thyroid and parathyroid surgery: An American Head and Neck Soc...
Head & Neck; Sinclair CF, Bumpous JM et. al.

Mar 13th, 2016 - This American Head and Neck Society (AHNS) consensus statement discusses the techniques of laryngeal examination for patients undergoing thyroidectomy and parathyroidectomy. It is intended to help guide all clinicians who diagnose or manage adult ...

American Thyroid Association statement on optimal surgical management of goiter.
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 ...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  134 results

Post Thyroidectomy Echographic Method for Study of Vocal Fold Motion

May 10th, 2022 - The rationale of this study is that Transcutaneous Laryngeal Ultrasonography (TLU) may be a relevant and reliable tool in assessing vocal folds (VF) paralysis secondary to endocrine surgery (thyroid and parathyroid surgery). According to the liter...

Individual Dosing of Levothyroxine After Thyroidectomy

May 10th, 2022 - Patients who underwent total/near-total thyroidectomy or completion thyroidectomy and require levothyroxine replacement therapy will be enrolled in this study. They will be randomized distributed into two groups. In one group, patients will be dos...

To Study the Impact of Radiation Treatment After Surgery in Patient With Locally Advanced Thyroid Cancer.

May 2nd, 2022 - Surgery, when possible offers the best chance of cure for cancer of the thyroid gland. Surgery for thyroid cancer involves removal of the thyroid gland along with removal of the lymph nodes which drain the gland. After surgery most patients will r...

Interest of the Virtual Reality Headset in the Management of Perioperative Stress in Patients Candidates for Total Thyroidectomy

Apr 29th, 2022 - Study the interest of hypnosis techniques by virtual reality based on the use of a virtual reality headset with the AQUA® application on the reduction of pre-operative stress in patients candidates for total thyroidectomy

Impact of a Intra-tracheal Intubation With Curarization or Without Curarization

Apr 19th, 2022 - Some surgeries are known to expose patients to voice disorders (thyroidectomy, parathyroidectomy, carotid surgery…). However, voice disorders can be due, among other things, to a laryngeal nerves alteration and intubation trauma. Our team has publ...

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News  213 results

Substantial Medical Debt, Bankruptcy Linked to Thyroid Cancer

May 9th, 2022 - Patients with thyroid cancer may experience greater financial challenges compared to those with other common cancers, a recent review suggests. Researchers found, for instance, that patients with thyroid cancer had higher total yearly healthcare e...

Radioactive Iodine Shows No Benefit in Low-Risk Thyroid Cancer

Mar 9th, 2022 - Patients with low-risk differentiated thyroid cancer (DTC) undergoing thyroidectomy show no improvements in outcomes with the use of postoperative radioiodine ablation compared to those who do not receive this therapy, suggesting these patients ca...

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.

Of Benign Thyroidectomies, 9% Carry Papillary Thyroid Microcarcinomas

Jan 24th, 2022 - This study was published in ResearchSquare.com as a preprint and has not yet been peer reviewed. Key Takeaways The prevalence of papillary thyroid microcarcinoma (PTMc) was 9.3% in 1802 patients who underwent total thyroidectomy for benign disease...

Short-term QoL Likely Better With Lobectomy vs Thyroidectomy in Lower Risk Differentiated Disease

Dec 28th, 2021 - NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - In patients with differentiated thyroid cancer (DTC) with low-to-intermediate risk of recurrence, thyroid lobectomy (TL) may yield better short-term health-related quality of life (HRQOL) than total thyroidectomy (TT), ...

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