Contemporary management of thyroid carcinoma

Research output: Contribution to journalReview articlepeer-review

2 Scopus citations

Abstract

The diagnosis and management of thyroid cancer is the subject of some debate. The introduction of high resolution imaging and positron emission tomography has raised questions regarding the management of incidentally identified nodules and glucose avid carcinoma. This review is designed to address the contemporary approach to the management of thyroid cancer and discuss the controversies associated with initial management and recurrent disease.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)7-20
Number of pages14
JournalCancer Therapy
Volume7
Issue numberISSUE A
StatePublished - 2009

Keywords

  • Anaplastic thyroid carcinoma
  • Clinical staging
  • Diagnosis
  • External beam radiotherapy
  • Follicular thyroid carcinoma
  • Hurthle cell carcinoma
  • Management
  • Medullary thyroid carcinoma
  • N0 neck
  • Papillary thyroid carcinoma
  • Preoperative evaluation
  • Radioiodine therapy
  • Risk group classification
  • Thyroid hormone suppression
  • Thyroid nodule

Fingerprint

Dive into the research topics of 'Contemporary management of thyroid carcinoma'. Together they form a unique fingerprint.

Cite this