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Thoroughly revised and extensively expanded, this encyclopedic, highly acclaimed title addresses all aspects of the etiology, pathogenesis, diagnosis, initial treatment and long term management of all varieties of thyroid cancer Expertly edited by Drs Leonard Wartofsky and Douglas Van Nostrand, this gold standard reference is divided into 11 Parts General Considerations on Thyroid Cancer General Considerations on Nuclear Medicine the Thyroid Nodule Well Differentiated Thyroid Cancer Variants of Thyroid Cancer, Undifferentiated Tumors Medullary Thyroid Carcinoma Undifferentiated Tumors Thyroid Lymphoma Undifferentiated Tumors Anaplastic Thyroid Cancer New Frontiers and Future Directions and Additional Resources With exceptional breadth and depth, the book includes chapters dedicated to isotopes, isotope uptake and scanning procedures such as SPECT CT, radioiodine ablation with or without recombinant human TSH , stunning, dosimetry with or without recombinant human TSH , Octreotide and FDG PET scanning and other alternative imaging modalities There is a valuable reference atlas of scan images and illustrations, and a scholarly summary of the side effects of radioiodine and how to avoid or minimize adverse effects of treatment In addition to an updated section on ultrasonography of the thyroid gland, new sections have been added, including ones on ultrasonography of cervical lymph nodes and imaging for thyroid cancer employing computerized tomography CT , positron emission tomography PET and magnetic resonance imaging MRI An indispensable reference source with chapters written by the field s leading authoritative experts, Thyroid Cancer A Comprehensive Guide to Clinical Management, Third Edition, will be of great interest to not only pathologists, endocrine surgeons, endocrinologists, nuclear medicine physicians, and oncologists but all clinicians with an interest in thyroid cancer....

Title : Thyroid Cancer: A Comprehensive Guide to Clinical Management
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ISBN : 1493933124
Format Type : Hardcover
Language : English
Publisher : Springer 3rd ed 2016 edition September 20, 2016
Number of Pages : 1049 pages
File Size : 961 KB
Status : Available For Download
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