Ultrasound of the Thyroid and Parathyroid Glands

  • Robert A. Sofferman
  • Anil T. Ahuja

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xii
  2. History and Basic Concepts

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Robert A. Sofferman
      Pages 3-8
    3. Robert A. Sofferman
      Pages 9-19
    4. Robert A. Sofferman
      Pages 21-38
  3. Thyroid and Parathyroid Glands

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 39-39
    2. Hok Yuen Yuen, Cina Shin-Loong Tong, Anil T. Ahuja
      Pages 41-60
    3. Ka Tak Wong, Anil T. Ahuja
      Pages 61-106
    4. Ka Tak Wong, Yolanda Y. P. Lee, Anil T. Ahuja
      Pages 107-149
    5. Robert A. Sofferman
      Pages 151-155
    6. Robert A. Sofferman
      Pages 157-186
    7. Robert A. Sofferman
      Pages 187-207
  4. Lymph Nodes and the Neck

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 209-209
    2. Michael T. C. Ying, Carmen C. M. Cho, Anil T. Ahuja
      Pages 211-228
    3. Hok Yuen Yuen, Anil T. Ahuja
      Pages 229-259
  5. New Advances in Applied Ultrasound

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 261-261
    2. Kunwar S. S. Bhatia, Darshana Dattatray Rasalkar, Anil T. Ahuja
      Pages 263-281
    3. Daniel S. Duick, Daniel S. Duick
      Pages 283-295
  6. Back Matter
    Pages 305-310

About this book


This highly illustrated book, complete with comprehensive clinical references, annotated images, and clinical videos, will serve as a leading text to educate head and neck surgeons, endocrinologists, and radiologists on the basics and nuances of thyroid and parathyroid ultrasound. It emphasizes the use of ultrasound as an office-based modality by clinicians and radiologists who actively care for this special set of patients. This text uniquely combines the collaboration between a clinician/surgeon and radiologist who share their extensive experience in head and neck ultrasound.


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Editors and affiliations

  • Robert A. Sofferman
    • 1
  • Anil T. Ahuja
    • 2
  1. 1.Head and Neck Surgery, Department of SurgeryDivision of Otolaryngology-BurlingtonUSA
  2. 2.Prince of Wales Hospital, Department of Imaging & Interventional RThe Chinese University of Hong KongShatin (NT)Hong Kong SAR

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer Science+Business Media, LLC 2012
  • Publisher Name Springer, New York, NY
  • eBook Packages Medicine
  • Print ISBN 978-1-4614-0973-1
  • Online ISBN 978-1-4614-0974-8
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