2013

Treatment of Thyroid Tumor

Japanese Clinical Guidelines

ISBN: 978-4-431-54048-9 (Print) 978-4-431-54049-6 (Online)

Table of contents (77 chapters)

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  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xviii

  2. Epidemiology

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      Pages 13-13

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      Pages 1-11

      Introduction

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      Pages 15-18

      CQ1. What Are the Risk Factors for Thyroid Cancer?

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      Pages 19-21

      CQ2. Is There a Difference in Prognosis Between Adult Thyroid Cancer and Juvenile Thyroid Cancer or Juvenile Follicular Cancer?

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      Pages 23-25

      Column 1. Genetics of Thyroid Cancer

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      Pages 27-28

      Column 2. Prevalence of Various Histological Types of Thyroid Cancer

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      Pages 29-30

      Column 3. Anaplastic Transformation of Differentiated Carcinoma

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      Pages 31-36

      Column 4. Incidence, Morbidity, and Mortality of Thyroid Carcinoma in Japan

  3. Diagnosis and Non-Surgical Management

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      Pages 37-37

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      Pages 39-42

      CQ3. What Is the Frequency (Probability of Cancer Before Examination) of Thyroid Cancer

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      Pages 43-46

      CQ4. What Are the Factors That Increase the Likelihood of Malignancy and What Is the Odds Ratio and Risk Ratio?

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      Pages 47-49

      CQ5. What Are the Physical Signs and Symptoms That Increase the Likelihood of Thyroid Cancer and What Are the Sensitivity and Specificity?

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      Pages 51-55

      CQ6. What Are the Imaging Studies Most Suitable for the Diagnosis of Thyroid Carcinoma and What Are Their Sensitivity, Specificity, and Likelihood Ratio?

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      Pages 57-60

      CQ7. What Are the Blood Chemistry Data That Increase the Likelihood of Thyroid Malignancy and What Are Their Sensitivity, Specificity, and Likelihood Ratio?

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      Pages 61-63

      CQ8. What Are the Sensitivity and Specificity of Aspiration Cytology?

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      Pages 65-68

      CQ9. What Are the Sensitivity and Specificity of Ultrasonography, CT, MRI, Laryngoscopy, and Bronchoscopy in the Preoperative Evaluation of Thyroid Cancer Invasion to the Trachea, Esophagus, and the Recurrent Laryngeal Nerve?

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      Pages 69-72

      CQ10. How Is the Natural History of Nodules Diagnosed as Benign (Growth and Reduction Rates)?

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      Pages 73-78

      CQ11. Does TSH Suppression Therapy Reduce the Size of Tumors Diagnosed as Benign?

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      Pages 79-81

      CQ12. What Is the Intra-Observer Variation in the Pathological Diagnosis of Follicular Carcinoma?

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      Pages 83-86

      CQ13. What Is the Efficacy of Percutaneous Ethanol Injection Therapy for Autonomously Functioning Thyroid Nodules?

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      Pages 87-89

      CQ14. Do Cystic Nodules Decrease in Volume by Aspiration and Drainage of Content Fluid and Percutaneous Ethanol Injection Therapy?

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      Pages 91-93

      CQ15. What Is the Likelihood That Multinodular Goiter Will Be Surgically Resected After Observation?

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