A woman who underwent total thyroidectomy with neck dissection experiences headaches, muscle spasms, and cramps.
When the investigators included extranodal extension in the ATA’s current PTC risk stratification system, 32.8% of patients originally categorized as low risk with ≤5 positive lymph nodes were increased to intermediate risk.
Current cutoffs for blood spot TSH levels in congenital hypothyroidism screening may fail to identify patients with congenital hypothyroidism secondary to DUOX2/DUOXA2 mutations.
Incidence rates of pediatric thyroid cancer have increased in the United States, likely attributable to enhanced diagnostic practices and an increase in thyroid cancer in the pediatric population.
Despite the occurrence of thyroid adverse events or their severity, AEs had a minimal impact on quality of life for patients with relapsing-remitting multiple sclerosis who had been treated with alemtuzumab.
New clinical practice guidelines strongly recommend against the routine use of thyroid hormones in adults with subclinical hypothyroidism.
Standardized incidence ratio highest for prostate cancer for men, nasopharynx cancer for women
Treatment with once-weekly exenatide 2 mg does not increase serum calcitonin concentrations or the risk for medullary thyroid carcinoma.
Patients who initially received negative thyroid biopsy results might face higher cumulative risk of developing thyroid cancer than that projected in previous literature.
Teprotumumab effectively reduces proptosis in patients with active thyroid eye disease.
Hypothyroidism is a risk factor for increased length of hospital stay and mortality in patients with congestive heart failure.