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Mary C. Frates, MD
Working Up Thyroid Nodules: A Logical Approach
Mary C. Frates, MD
06/04/2012 | Time : 31 min
About This Lecture:

Topics mentioned in this video : Title, Background: thyroid nodules, Background: epidemiology of thyroid cancer, Except, Background: clinical characteristics that increase risk of malignancy, Background: clinical findings that increase suspicion of malignancy, Sonographic characteristics of malignancy, Thyroid cancer, So let’s do the data, BWH Thyroid Nodule Clinic 1995-2003, Cancer rate: multiple nodules, BWH sonographic characteristics: 885 nodules in 729 patients, Comparison of nodule size and rate of malignancy, Sonographic images, Comparison of nodule echogenicity, Sonographic image, Comparison of calcifications, Sonographic images, Likelihood of malignancy in a solitary nodule: females, Likelihood of malignancy in a solitary nodule: males , Likelihood of malignancy in a non-solitary nodule: females, Likelihood of malignancy in a non-solitary nodule: males, Nodule growth over time, SRU Consensus Conference Fall 2004, SRU Consensus discussion, SRU Consensus Conference, General recommendations, American Thyroid Association Guidelines 2009, Thyroid nodules at ultrasound – what do we do at BWH?, US guided fine needle aspiration, Video clip, BWH Thyroid Nodule Clinic – results, BWH thyroid Nodule Clinic 2004, What do we do?, Summary, Benign nodules undergoing surgery, On the horizon, Are we helping anyone? On the horizon

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Keywords : American Thyroid Association, ATA, B-RAF mutation, cystic thyroid nodule, fine needle aspiration, FNA, follicular cancer, galectin 3, papillary thyroid cancer, Society of Radiologists in Ultrasound, solid thyroid nodule, solitary thyroid nodule, SRU, thyroid calcification, thyroid cancer, thyroid elastography, thyroid nodule, thyroid stimulating hormone, thyroid ultrasound, thyroidectomy, thyrotropin, TSH

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