Follicular thyroid cancer

Lumped (updated)

Overview

A thyroid lump in a middle aged lady. Benign or malignant?


  1. Follicular neoplasms: management
  2. Follicular neoplasms: surgical approach
  3. Thyroid malignancies: ATA risk stratification system
  4. Thyroid malignancies: TNM classification
  5. Thyroid malignancies: role of frozen sections
  6. Thyroid nodules: diagnostic evaluation
  7. Thyroid nodules: role of scintiscanning
  8. Thyroid nodules: suppressive therapy with thyroxine
  9. Thyroid nodules: ultrasound classification
  10. Thyroid surgery: postoperative hypocalcemia
  11. Thyroid surgery: postoperative scintiscanning
  12. Thyroid surgery: when to perform second surgery
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